RPCI Cancer Talk

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 1:30pm

If a family member or friend is going through cancer treatment at Roswell Park, you may find yourself looking for a way to become actively involved.

Friday, January 18, 2013 - 1:32pm

Most cervical cancers are diagnosed around midlife, but preventative measures against this disease can, and should, start much younger. Let me explain why.

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 3:14pm

Last week's Roswellness Radio featured a discussion about cervical cancer and the human papillomavirus (HPV). This previously-aired episode from January 13, 2012, with Drs.

Sunday, January 13, 2013 - 4:00am

The majority of cancer is sporadic and caused by genetic changes during your lifetime. However, approximately 5-10 percent of cancers are inherited.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 2:42pm

Last Sunday's Roswellness Radio featured a discussion on the link between obesity and cancer.

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 2:22pm

“Quitting smoking” is always among the top list of New Year’s resolutions. And for good reason. To help kick the habit, many turn to smoking cessation aides, and e-cigarettes have emerged as an alternative to traditional tobacco products. But do they help you quit? Here’s what we know:

Friday, January 4, 2013 - 7:25am

When thinking about lung cancer and its risk factors, it’s natural to immediately think about smoking. However, there are other forms of lung cancer and, with them, other risk factors. Mesothelioma is a rare, but serious, lung cancer heavily linked with exposure to asbestos.

Wednesday, January 2, 2013 - 9:35am

When my brother was diagnosed with cancer, my family’s priorities were clear: his health came first. But eventually, we also had to return to work. 

Wednesday, December 26, 2012 - 12:32pm

Boris Kuvshinoff, MD, MBA, and Renuka Iyer, MD, both Associate Professors of Oncology and Co-Directors of RPCI’s Liver and Pancreas Tumor Center, stopped by the Roswellness Radio stud

Friday, December 21, 2012 - 1:59pm

The holiday season can be a difficult time for a healthy eating regimen. But with a few tips and a little effort, you can maintain your healthy lifestyle – and waistline – in the midst of all the yummy holiday temptations: