Cancer Talk

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:05am
Life & Wellness
We get electrolytes from what we eat and drink. Electrolyte levels are measured in blood tests, and the levels must stay within a fairly small range, or serious problems may arise.
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 12:56pm
Life & Wellness
Prevention & Screening

In the age of digital information it can be hard to find trustworthy sources. For any given topic there's a countless number of blogs, articles or videos clamoring for your attention with flashy headlines.

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 3:31pm
Life & Wellness
Patient Stories
Once a month, Kathy Halliday of Snyder, N.Y. comes to Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center laden with armfuls of donations, items she made with her own two hands, to be given to patients in need of warmth or spiritual comfort.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 8:55am
Cancer Research & News
Research and patient advocacy revolutionized breast cancer care in the 1970s, giving women a greater voice in their treatment.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 8:00am
Life & Wellness
Cancer Research & News
Prevention & Screening

A team of Roswell Park researchers that includes an ambitious high school student has given women everywhere another good reason to eat their veggies.

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 8:00am
Life & Wellness
Prevention & Screening
A cancer diagnosis inspires many questions, and in a search for answers, patients and family members often stumble on misleading or inaccurate information that raises even more questions, such as — is cancer contagious?
Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 3:53pm
Life & Wellness
You know a meal is simple when the dressing is the most complicated part! This easy-to-make rice and sweet potato bowl with herb tahini dressing is hardy enough to fill you up, but light enough so it won’t weigh you down. This meal is a great source of vitamin A, vitamin C and fiber. This recipe makes four servings, with each serving containing 440 calories when using 1 tbsp of the tahini dressing.
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 11:36am
Cancer Research & News
Not all patients respond to all types of immunotherapies. So how can doctors identify which treatments have the best chance of working in a specific patient? How can they quickly zero in on the best options on a list of immunotherapies that grows longer every day?