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Posted October 28, 2013 - 2:49pm

Don't forget $10 for your blinking sunglasses at Kissmas Bash 2013, once again supporting cancer research at Roswell Park. 

And, lace up those dancin’ shoes! New this year, swing by the stage at our Kissmas Bash booth and you could 'dance dance' with the latest gaming system!

Posted August 21, 2013 - 9:32am

Evidence suggests that enrollment in clinical trials can yield better outcomes for the patients who participate. In fact, almost all standard cancer therapies used today got their start in a clinical trial. Why then are adolescents, or those ages 15 to 19, less likely than younger pediatric patients to take advantage of these options?

Posted August 19, 2013 - 11:44am

Orchard Park Teens Honor Memory of Loved One at Annual Bosom Buddies Walk

Did you know that one in two men and one in three women will have cancer in their lifetime? Cancer’s effects are felt not only by those diagnosed with the disease, but by their families, friends and loved ones as well.

Brooke Driscoll and Katarina Ulsrud are all too familiar with this. Seven years ago Brooke’s mother, Lisa, lost her battle with breast cancer. To honor her memory, the two friends decided to get involved in the annual Bosom Buddies Walk for Roswell Park.

Posted August 19, 2013 - 10:04am

Roswell Park pilots heart-centered therapy program with pediatric patients

In the fight against cancer, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) has an ever-growing arsenal of treatments. Recently, two RPCI employees introduced a heart-centered approach, called Healing Touch, which focuses on the mind and spirit of the patient, as well as physical ailments.  

Posted August 19, 2013 - 10:04am

Roswell Park pilots heart-centered therapy program with pediatric patients

In the fight against cancer, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) has an ever-growing arsenal of treatments. Recently, two RPCI employees introduced a heart-centered approach, called Healing Touch, which focuses on the mind and spirit of the patient, as well as physical ailments.  

Posted May 29, 2013 - 9:25am

TLC Fit Program Gets Young Cancer Survivor Moving

Starting this summer, adolescent cancer patients have a new motivator for getting off the couch as the Rochester-based Teens Living with Cancer (TLC) program comes to Buffalo, bringing with it an innovative fitness program tailored to the teen audience.

Posted May 29, 2013 - 9:18am

North Collins School District Proves Size Doesn’t Matter When Pulling Together in the Fight Against Cancer

Have you noticed a lot more bald heads around Western New York lately? Proud supporters of Roswell Park Cancer Institute—including schools small and large—have been going under the razor through Roswell Park’s Goin’ Bald for Bucks program.

Posted May 28, 2013 - 12:46pm

By Rachel Lim, RPCI Public Affairs Intern

It’s Friday afternoon, and school is out. One would typically expect most teenagers to instantly race to the malls, or to the movies—not to a cancer hospital. But at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), a cheery, adolescent face brightens the medical scene.

Posted May 28, 2013 - 12:46pm

By Rachel Lim, RPCI Public Affairs Intern

It’s Friday afternoon, and school is out. One would typically expect most teenagers to instantly race to the malls, or to the movies—not to a cancer hospital. But at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), a cheery, adolescent face brightens the medical scene.

Posted February 14, 2013 - 8:50am

On Wednesday, February 13, students from Heim Middle School visited DJ Anthony at the Kiss 98.5 FM studios to share why they are 

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