Pancreatic Cancer: Research, Clinical Trials, and Treatment

Pancreatic Cancer: Research, Clinical Trials, and Treatment Roswell Park is at the forefront in this effort Adapted from the Roswell Park Cancer Talk Blog Sadly, we recently lost Jeopardy television host Alex Trebek due to pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic cancer is a challenging disease to treat. Survival rates

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Overcoming the Stigma of Addiction is Key to Treatment

Overcoming the Stigma of Addiction is Key to Treatment   (BPT) – Addiction is a chronic, but treatable, medical condition. Unfortunately, many people talk about addiction in ways that are stigmatizing, and also use words that portray someone with addiction in a shameful way. To reduce harmful

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Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Silent Deadly Disease by Mark A. Cavaretta, M.D.   Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is one of the most common liver diseases in the United States. Since NAFLD has few or no symptoms, it is often called “the silent disease,” and people

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New COVID-19 Antibody Treatments

New COVID-19 Antibody Treatments  By Annette Pinder   The FDA recently issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for an investigational monoclonal antibody therapy called bamlanivimab for adult and pediatric patients with mild-to-moderate symptoms, who have tested positive for COVID19. EUA is not the same as FDA approval.

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