Nutrition Program Recognized by the American Association of Diabetes

General Physician, PC is pleased to announce that it has earned accreditation from the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE). Diabetes is now considered a pandemic with more than 30 million people in the United States believed to have the disease. Kelly Cardamone, MS, RD, CDE, CDN

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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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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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Get Screened for Early Breast Cancer Detection

Breast cancer is a disease that affects the health of one in eight American women in their lifetime. Breast cancer is also a disease that can be detected through mammography, or digital imaging of the breast. When found in its early stages, breast cancer can be easier

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UB Serving on New York’s Maternity Mortality Advisory Counsel

Two faculty members in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo are serving on New York State’s Maternal Mortality Advisory Council. Vanessa M. Barnabei, MD, PhD, professor and chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Gale R. Burstein, MD,

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The second CycleNation kicks-off tomorrow at ADPRO Sports Center!

Co-Chairs Dr. Elad Levy of Kaleida Health and David Anderson of BlueCross BlueShield along with hundreds of other area companies ride to raise lifesaving funds, at Cyclenation, for heart disease and stroke in our community. WHO: The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) in conjunction with BlueCross

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Funding for Teen Pregnancy Prevention

The Erie County Department of Health, in partnership with CAI (Cicatelli Associates Inc.), has received a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Adolescent Health (OAH) to facilitate and resource a community-driven plan to reduce teen pregnancy in nine zip

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Roswell Park Researchers Identify Immune Biomarker of Response in Patients With Advanced Liver Cancer

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center immunology researchers have uncovered a biomarker that may help explain why some patients respond better than others to a common chemotherapy treatment for liver cancer. They hope that their analysis of immune responses among patients receiving sorafenib can lead to more individualized

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Roswell Park Secures More Than $15.4 Million in New Funding for Cancer Research

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have received more than a dozen recent grant awards totaling more than $15.4 million. These competitive awards from both government agencies and private funders will fuel research to overcome obstacles in treating diseases like prostate, breast, colon and lung cancer, as

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