Health in Briarcliff Manor, NY

Carl Granum tells the story of his diagnosis and treatment for a desmoplastic small round cell tumor, a type of sarcoma that typically begins in the abdomen or pelvis.

Bernard H. Bochner, MD, FACS, Sir Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses future treatment strategies in early-stage non–muscle invasive bladder cancer.

A new proton therapy center in Manhattan makes this precise form of radiation more accessible to people in the New York City region.

Nutrition plays an important role in the lives of those who have been diagnosed with cancer. Learn about how treatment can affect what you eat.

MSK researchers learn that some cancers may respond to checkpoint inhibitor drugs because of changes called gene fusions.

BRCA gene mutations are tied to several cancers other than just breast and ovarian, such as pancreatic cancer. A new study describes how one maintenance therapy specifically for BRCA-mutated metastatic pancreatic cancer offers some benefit to patients.

Read how Kristin has persevered during treatment for metastatic lung cancer at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

MSK has expanded its bladder cancer surgery options with new robotic methods for constructing a substitute bladder.

There are more than 100 subtypes of brain tumors, making them a challenge to accurately diagnose. Now researchers have figured out a way to reliably distinguish them.

MSK Kids is dedicated to caring for children, teens, and young adults with cancer, immune deficiencies, and benign blood disorders.

A new study in flies reveals a previously unknown type of cooperation at work in muscle cells.

Take advantage of our all day free skin cancer screening, just in time for the summer season with two of our dermatologist. Details are below:

As our Urology Service celebrates its centennial, we take a look at a few of the most practice-changing treatments and tools developed at MSK.

Phelps Hospital, Northwell Health offers extensive outpatient physical therapy, occupational therapy, aquatic therapy services to the Westchester community.

A new study suggests a way to target cancer by interfering with its system of waste removal.

Phelps Hospital offers an array of diagnostic imaging & radiology services to outpatients including MRI, Ultrasound, CT scan, and more.

Many early-stage testicular tumors can be cured with surgery alone. For more-advanced tumors, we offer cutting-edge chemotherapies. Learn more about testicular cancer treatment at MSK.

While sugar gets most of the attention as a cancer fuel, other nutrients can be equally important.

Researchers clarify how the immune system activates an inflammatory defense against pathogens.

Does springtime make you sneeze?If you greet blooming flowers with a runny nose, then you may be among the millions of people with seasonal allergies.Hay fever or allergic rhinitis develop when your immune system overreacts to small airb...

Is bariatric metabolic surgery for you?You’re significantly overweight. You also suffer from Type 2 Diabetes, cardiovascular disease, sleep apnea, osteoarthritis and cancer, which are associated with your obesity. Your weight is a health...

A large study that analyzed nearly 120,000 cells in a developing mouse embryo is full of surprises.

Bernard H. Bochner, MD, FACS, Sir Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses promising targets and pathways in the treatment of patients with bladder cancer.

The 114,000-square-foot center will allow patients to receive most services in Nassau County, without a trip to Manhattan, officials said.

By GREGORY ZELLER // A new chapter in Long Island’s fight against cancer is beginning, even as the book closes on a longtime regional treatment facility. New York City-based Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center on Thursday cut the ribbon of MSK Nassau, an ultramodern, $180 million outpatient cancer-treatment facility located on Hempstead Turnpike in Uniondale. Slated to officially open for business Monday, the 2-story, 114,000-square-foot center…

Two clinical trials showed promising data on the use of CAR T cell therapy for advanced solid tumors. CAR T and solid tumors is a new area of research.

Meet exercise physiologist Jessica Scott, a former NASA researcher who came to MSK’s exercise oncology program to study how physical activity can benefit people with cancer.

Hail to the zebrafish. MSK scientists are using a small fish to answer some big questions about cancer.

Learn how the Pediatric Translational Medicine Program at Memorial Sloan Kettering is bringing together experts to make new discoveries about pediatric cancer.

Learn about larotrectinib, the first cancer drug to be FDA approved for adult and pediatric patients at the same time.