Cancer http://waer.org en Latest Cervical Cancer Screening Research is Not Changing Health Advice to Women http://waer.org/post/latest-cervical-cancer-screening-research-not-changing-health-advice-women <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Deaths from Cervical Cancer have dropped dramatically in the last two decades due to regular screenings becoming more routine.&nbsp; WAER continues our series on cancer screening and prevention today. &nbsp;Some new developments are not changing the advice of medical experts – yet.</p><p> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:12:21 +0000 Chris Bolt 22913 at http://waer.org Latest Cervical Cancer Screening Research is Not Changing Health Advice to Women New York Cancer Officials Recall Start of Health Concerns about Smoking http://waer.org/post/new-york-cancer-officials-recall-start-health-concerns-about-smoking <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>New York Cancer prevention officials are recognizing the 50<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the study that began decades of trying to get people to either quit – or never start – smoking.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 20:12:43 +0000 Chris Bolt 12928 at http://waer.org New York Cancer Officials Recall Start of Health Concerns about Smoking Congressman Dan Maffei Visits Upstate Cancer Center Construction Site http://waer.org/post/congressman-dan-maffei-visits-upstate-cancer-center-construction-site <p>Construction on the Upstate Cancer Research Center at University Hospital in Syracuse is rapidly taking shape.&nbsp;</p><p>The center will have a variety of medical services in a centralized location.&nbsp;&nbsp;Many services are already being offered, like a specialized psychologist, who works to&nbsp;help the emotional and psychological needs that cancer patients and families deal with, and an integrated medicine specialist, who advises patients on non-traditional therapies they may wish to add to their traditional treatment methods.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 22:45:08 +0000 Scott Willis, Hannah Warren & John Smith 7208 at http://waer.org Congressman Dan Maffei Visits Upstate Cancer Center Construction Site Local Groups try and Expose Hidden Cancer Threat http://waer.org/post/local-groups-try-and-expose-hidden-cancer-threat <p>Many local women and several groups got together Wednesday to bring more attention to a type of cancer that can go undetected.&nbsp; For two of them Ovarian Cancer Day is very personal.</p><p> Thu, 09 May 2013 16:19:25 +0000 Chris Bolt 1807 at http://waer.org Local Groups try and Expose Hidden Cancer Threat