Cancer Talk

"Aggressive" Recycling at Roswell Park
Monday, December 3, 2018 - 9:04am
Across the Roswell Park campus, waste of all kinds is collected for recycling. From fluorescent light bulbs and cell phones to refrigeration gases and wooden pallets, virtually every item is converted into something new or passed along for reuse.
The Cost of Cancer
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 3:23pm
Planning ahead, choosing the right insurance plan and negotiating the right network coverage will help you reduce stress and make the process towards recovery easier. No one plans for a diagnosis of cancer in his or her life, so it’s advisable to investigate options for health care coverage while you are healthy.
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 8:44am

I was diagnosed with an aggressive, stage IV breast cancer in 2013, after finding a lump. The cancer had already spread to five organs, including my brain. I was therefore immediately considered a terminal case.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 8:00am
Fatty liver disease is an accumulation of fat in liver cells. Although it hasn’t been identified as a direct cause of liver cancer or other life-threatening diseases, fatty liver disease is associated with other health problems, including an increased risk of some cancers or cardiovascular disease.
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 4:11pm
This year, the holiday season is extra important for Mason’s whole family. Last December, just 8 days before Christmas, their entire world was turned upside down.
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 12:28pm

There’s a good chance I wouldn’t be here right now if it wasn’t for my wife.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:54am
I still do everything in my power to make the holidays special for my family, no matter how I’m feeling.
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 8:00am
About 5% of all Pap tests will be abnormal. An abnormal Pap test result does not mean cancer, but it does require follow-up to rule out the possibility of cancer.
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 1:03pm

Thanksgiving is the time when we try to be thankful for what we have, to enjoy the company of our friends and family over a nice meal, and for many of us, it's the official start to the holidays.