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Roswell Presents at Oncology Nursing Society

Presentations showcase improvements in clinical care and staff retention, use of nurses in community liaison roles More than 10 Roswell Park teams took part in Oncology Nursing Society meeting. Several Roswell Park nurses gave presentations about their research. Topics ranged from job satisfaction to the role of community liaisons More than 10 nursing teams from Roswell were invited to present the... »

Snack Your Way to Your Summer Weight!

by Patricia Salzer Healthy snacking throughout the day can help you maintain your ideal weight, or even help you to drop a few pounds in time for swimsuit season. “When you snack on the right foods, you tend to consume fewer calories throughout the day,” said Patricia Salzer, a registered dietitian and health and workplace wellness consultant at Univera Healthcare. “You’ll feel fuller longer and b... »

WNY Women’s Foundation Presents What She’s Made Of

WNY Women’s Foundation presents the 9th Annual What She’s Made Of Celebration featuring Teresa C. Younger, activist and advocate for women’s justice on May 22 Teresa C. Younger, the current CEO and President of Ms. Foundation for Women, will be the keynote speaker on May 22 for “What She’s Made Of,” an annual fundraising event for the WNY Women’s Foundation. Proceeds from the eve... »

Benefits of plant-based medicine

By Shannon Traphagen Across cultures, herbal medicine is a part of our human heritage. Herbs are an important tool in conventional medicine throughout Europe, Asia, and India, and have been used since the 1800’s. In the early 1900s, American doctors commonly used naturopathy, homeopathy, and other holistic practices to help alleviate or combat certain ailments and diseases. While it has take... »

National Cycling Day is May 15!

As a part of American Stroke Month and National Bike Month, we are gearing up to celebrate NATIONAL CYCLING DAY on MAY 15! Cycling is great for your health. But when you join the CycleNation movement, you aren’t just doing it for yourself—you’re impacting future research, prevention and treatment for the entire nation. CycleNation™ is a movement to empower the nation to use cycling to help America... »