Archive for April, 2014

Diagnosing a Rare Disease – a Case from Ireland

Mike and Joyce talk with Gloria about her family’s adventure getting to a diagnosis of a brain tumor and a rare disease.

Healthcare report from the Ukraine

Inna Krulko from Ukraine reports on the International Kidney Cancer Coalition meeting in Amsterdam #IKCC14. In addition to her summary of the conference she gives us some glimpses into the kidney cancer situation in Ukraine.

Radiation protection in medicine – world view

Joyce speaks about radiation in medical imaging with Dr. Madan Rehani, Director of Radiation Protection at the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna, Austria.

What do you think about radiation exposure in medical imaging?

Please respond to this brief survey about radiation in medical imaging.

Kidney Cancer Support Groups sharing ideas

I was honored to be part of the International Kidney Cancer Coalition (IKCC) conference last week in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Wind River – taking the sting out of cancer

Shannon and Dave know what it’s like to go through the anxiety and pain of a cancer journey. They find comfort and inspiration in the woods of North Carolina.

Making the best of time with your Family Physician

Dr. Stephen Meyers of Oak Ridge, North Carolina, joins Mike and Joyce to talk about the steps being taken by his group of primary care physicians to be able to provide care to an increasing number of people.