Cancer Talk

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 2:04pm
Cancer Support
I knew Brian from refereeing ice hockey. Our group of friends had been involved in youth hockey for decades; we were a close and giving community. Then, about 11 years ago, Brian was diagnosed with cancer.
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 8:54am
Cancer Support
Scalp cooling has shown some success in reducing/preventing hair loss on the head during chemotherapy. How does it work? What are the side effects?
Head and neck cancer survivor Mike Paradowski posing at the starting line for The Ride For Roswell Peloton.
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 2:15pm
Patient Stories
Most would not count cancer as a blessing, but 61-year-old Mike Paradowski considers his diagnosis of head and neck cancer as one of the best things that has ever happened to him.
Different bodies respond to treatments in different ways, so it’s important that patients of different ethnic and racial backgrounds participate in clinical research studies.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 2:47pm
Prevention & Screening
As we mark National Minority Cancer Awareness Week, our Office of Community Outreach and Engagement wants you to be aware of six ways you can reduce your cancer risk. We encourage you to share this information with friends and loved ones, and follow these tips for living a healthy life.
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 2:25pm
Prevention & Screening
Cancer Support

Testicular cancer is most prominent in men 15-35 but can strike at any age. When caught early and treated properly, it has a 90% cure rate. Men can up their odds of successful recovery through education and early detection.

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 1:37pm
Life & Wellness
Prevention & Screening

Did you know that colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in both men and women in the United States?

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 4:50pm
Prevention & Screening
Many factors in your day-to-day life can affect your cancer risk. In recognition of National Cancer Control Month, we present some lesser-known risks you may not know about.
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 8:00am
Prevention & Screening

April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month.