Connections - February 2011

Tue, 02/01/2011

 

Healthfront
Early Detection is Step One in Cancer Fight
Talk to your doctor about screening—it could save your life.
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Cancer Pain Linked to Smoking Status
Do smokers diagnosed with cancer suffer worse pain than nonsmokers?
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Video Spotlight
Sisters Face Breast Cancer Together
The experience of two Western New York women proves the importance of a family support system.
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Audio Podcast
The Role of Support Groups in a Cancer Patient's Care
Learn about group sessions that could provide you with a positive source of support.
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Request An Appointment
Call: 1-800-ROSWELL
        (1-800-767-9355)
Online: Become a Patient
           Our Patient Experience
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Cancer Information
Call: 1-877-ASK-RPCI
        (1-877-275-7724)
Roswell Round-Up
New Program Will Better Serve Young Adults with Cancer
Read how Roswell Park is tackling the unique challenges faced by young people in the fight.
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First FDA-Approved Cancer Treatment Vaccine Available at Roswell Park
Patients can benefit from this new therapy for the first time in Western New York.
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Visit Roswell Park at the WNY Health Expo
Join us to learn about cancer treatment, prevention and the latest research and how you can help.
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Win a Trip to See "The Dr. Oz Show," Live in New York City
A new colorectal cancer awareness initiative is kicking off—be a part of it to learn more!  
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Patient Voice
Mindi May
After two cancer diagnoses, May describes how Roswell Park’s staff is helping her through her battle.
Events & Giving Opportunities
Gear Up at The Ride Spinning Event
Register today for the March 6 event—get fit and get ready for The Ride!
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Goin' Bald for Bucks: Get Signed Up!
It’s a landmark year for the program. Will you be a part of it?
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Go the Distance for Patients at the Buffalo Marathon
You won’t want to miss Western New York’s premier running event.  
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Donor Impact
Is Body Temperature a Clue to Breast Cancer Prognosis?
Chills may be a sign of the common cold, but researchers are learning more about what they mean for breast cancer patients.  
Business Partner of the Month
Tops Markets
Throughout the year, Tops proves itself to be a true partner and friend to Roswell Park.