Empower Honors Five at Annual Luncheon

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y., Oct. 15, 2019 – Empower, a not-for-profit organization that supports people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, held its fourth annual Living the Values Awards Luncheon at noon on Friday, October 25 at Four Points by Sheraton, 7001 Buffalo Ave. Awardees included: Jackie McGrath received

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 BlueCross BlueShield Achieves High Star Ratings 

For Medicare Advantage Plans  — Reflects Commitment to Connecting Members to High-Quality Care —  Buffalo, NY – BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York received positive Star Ratings from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for its Medicare Advantage PPO and HMO plans.  The local health plan

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How Baby Aspirin Helps in the Fight Against Cancer

What if a drug that sits in nearly everyone’s medicine cabinet could help extend the lives of some cancer patients? In companion presentations at the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, doctors from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center report new evidence that

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Breast Surgeon Dr. Marielle Ferstenberg Joins Windsong

Williamsville, Sep 17, 2019 — Breast surgeon, Dr. Marielle Ferstenberg, has joined Windsong Breast Care’s expert breast care team. Dr. Ferstenberg graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, NY and completed her general surgery residency at NYU Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Her breast

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Transplant and Cell Therapy Leader Recognized by Mayor Brown

September 28 was the occasion for two special honors for Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Philip McCarthy, MD, who was applauded for his achievements by the City of Buffalo and at the inaugural Fire Ball Sickle Cell Awareness Dinner & Award Ceremony. Dr. McCarthy is presented with

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