Cancer Talk

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:30am
Cancer Research & News
Patient Stories
After going through treatment the second time, I began a successful recovery and wanted to find a way to give back and help fight the terrible disease that has affected my life and the lives of so many others.
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 2:03pm
Cancer Research & News
Cancer Support
Life & Wellness
A pilot social media program at Roswell Park aims to help adolescent and young adult cancer patients and survivors, by providing a safe online space to share their thoughts and know that they are not alone.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 3:38pm
Life & Wellness

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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 3:49pm
Life & Wellness

The summer sun can be one of our best friends, providing us with warmth, beautiful weather, and even happiness. However, overexposure to the sun’s rays can also be harmful to our bodies. Here are five things to consider helping you better understand SPF, choose the best sunscreen, and protect your skin.

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 3:04pm
Patient Stories
Cancer Research & News
Two-time cancer survivor, Elyse NeMoyer, explains how research helped save her life.
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 2:35pm
Cancer Support
To help my patients understand myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), I typically start by telling them to think of their blood as a grocery store and their bone marrow as a farm. What if you entered the grocery store, but there wasn’t enough food stocked?
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 4:14pm
Cancer Support
If you are diagnosed with a benign brain tumor, you’re not alone. About 700,000 Americans are living with a brain tumor, and 80% of primary brain tumors  — tumors that began in the brain and did not spread from somewhere else in the body — are benign. But if a tumor is not cancerous, do you have to do anything about it?
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 3:35pm
Patient Stories
When she was almost 11, Kayla was mysteriously sick for two months. She noticed she couldn’t walk around New York City during a dance competition without feeling sick. First her doctors thought she had a cold or mono, and then a stomach bug. Then, on her 11th birthday, her lymph nodes became the size of baseballs. Her blood work showed that her white blood cell count was through the roof.