Connections - September 2009

Tue, 09/01/2009

Healthfront

Tanning Beds: a Risk Too Hot to Handle
The newest research confirms previous fears about the dangers of artificial tanning.
Intimacy After Prostate Cancer Treatment: What Women Need to Know
Women whose lives have been affected by their husbands' prostate cancers can take advantage of a new support group.
Step Away From the Burger
What a plant-based diet can mean for lowering your risk of certain cancers.

Donor Impact

Helping Children and Parents Face Cancer
Learn how your gifts are providing a source of support for kids as they deal with the emotions and stress of cancer.

Video Spotlight

Cancer Survivor Offers Advice from the Barber’s Chair
Hear this survivor’s story—and the important test he urges each of his customers to take.

Roswell Roundup

The Best No-Smoking Plan for Each Country? With New Grant, Researchers are Learning More
A new study hopes to reveal how the unique characteristics of a culture can influence the effectiveness of its tobacco control program.
Marathon Golfers Make Chip In Challenge 2009 Another Success
This dedicated group of golfers took to the links once again to support kids with cancer.
Marathon Golfers Make Chip In Challenge 2009 Another Success
Nurse Honored for Three Decades of Exceptional Caring
Learn more about what inspired a patient to nominate this compassionate caregiver.
Roswell Park Appoints Six New Faculty
Read more about the wide range of experiences these recent appointees bring to their new roles at RPCI.

Events & Giving Opportunities

All Star Night Sponsorship Opportunities Still Available!
Join us for this evening of fun and entertainment to support innovative programs at Roswell Park.
Mark Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month by Supporting Carly’s Club
Western New Yorkers are pitching in and showing their support for kids with cancer.

Attention Business Partners!

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