Cancer Talk

Caring for Loved Ones Starts with Caring For Yourself
Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 8:30am

Caregivers play a vital role in the lives of cancer patients. But when you are busy caring for a loved one with cancer, who’s taking care of you? It’s common for caregivers to neglect their own health when coping with the demands of such an important job. Exhaustion and persistent stress levels are common and can leave you vulnerable to illness. That’s why it’s extremely important to take care of yourself, stay healthy, and manage day to day stress. Here are a few tips to help you cope:

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - 8:00am
Cancer patients and survivors struggle with a lot of tough questions. Will I be cured? Will I relapse? When will my body be back to normal? These are just some of the questions I think about on a daily basis, but they have an even stronger presence at the start of a new year.
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 10:17am

2018 was an exciting year at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 10:47am
Overall, the results showed that patients who exercised regularly both before and after their diagnosis had a significantly lower risk of death (40%) compared with patients who didn't exercise. 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:55pm

Cancer is a scary diagnosis for anyone, and adolescents and young adults can have an especially hard time dealing with the news that a parent is sick. But you are far from alone. About 2.5 million teens live with a parent who is fighting or survived cancer.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 3:19pm
The holidays are an exciting time of year. However, between the parties, stress and baked goods, it’s also a time when people tend to gain weight.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 9:27am
The holiday season can be challenging for cancer patients. From the stress of cooking, shopping and entertaining, to the emotional toll of trying to find joy during a difficult time, it’s okay to acknowledge that holidays with cancer may not be the cheerful season you are used to. Our social media followers share their advice below.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 1:13pm
“We offer a large number of cellular therapies, and we want to make ourselves a destination for these treatments throughout the Northeast and down the Atlantic Seaboard."
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 9:07am
Life has a funny way of leading you down the right path, despite the plans you have for yourself. That path led me to a very special friendship.