Connections - June 2010

Tue, 06/01/2010

Healthfront

Protect Your Skin from the Summer Sun
Warmer weather means more time outside. Are you taking steps to protect your skin from harmful UV rays?
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Video Spotlight

Russell's Legacy at The Ride
Watch the touching story of the Healey family, and how The Ride For Roswell is an opportunity for many to pay tribute to those whose lives have been touched by cancer.

Audio Podcast

The Latest on Mesothelioma and Lung Cancer
Roswellness Radio features a discussion with Dr. Sai Yendamuri as he offers his expert take on the prevention and treatment of these diseases.

Roswell Round-Up

Researchers Find Link Between Body Mass Index, Outcomes for Hodgkin's Lymphoma Patients
A healthy weight may give patients a better chance at beating this type of cancer.

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Team Cure Challenge

Local Teachers Run Buffalo Marathon to Honor Students' Cancer Battles
Read more about what motivated Team Cure Challenge runners to take on this year's Buffalo Marathon.

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Can Genetic Markers Help Determine the Most Effective Breast Cancer Treatment?
Some breast cancer patients respond poorly to the drug trastuzumab—but why? RPCI researchers are learning more.

Events & Giving Opportunities

Get Ready for Carly's Crossing!
Summertime is here! Beat the heat at Carly's Crossing 2010.
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Hey Students: Go Bald, Get to Kissmas Bash!
Sign up today to host a Goin' Bald for Bucks event at your school, and you could win a ticket to Kissmas Bash!
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All Star Night 2010: Reserve Your Table Now
Join us at All Star Night 2010 as we honor our most dedicated supporters, including Sabres goalie Ryan Miller.
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Patients and Survivors: Share Your Story!
We want to hear from you!

Patient Voice

Lynn Kammerer
Lynn Kammerer is facing treatment for colon cancer, but that did not stop her from doing her part to give back at The Ride For Roswell.

Donor Impact

Palliative Care: More Comprehensive for Patients, Thanks to Your Gifts
Thanks to your support, patients facing the latest stages of their disease can benefit from an even more extensive care team.

Business Partner of the Month

Marrano/Marc Equity Corporation
Marrano/Marc Equity Corporation is "Raising the Roof" once again!