Archive for July, 2014

Defeating Leukemia

Joyce and Mike speak with David Tuccaro Jr., the subject of the new book Bad To The Bone (by Marala Scott). David is a very inspirational young man who has defeated Leukemia.

Mike Lawing’s summary of the Dublin KCA meeting

Mike Lawing has produced a beautiful and thorough report from the Ninth European Kidney Cancer Symposium, Dublin, April 2014.

Dementia and Frontotemporal Degeneration

Katie Brandt, Regional Network Coordinator for the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration, focuses on the medical, legal, financial, logistical and emotional challenges of caring for a loved one with dementia.

Pheo Paratroopers – Patients Helping Patients

Allen Wilson of the Pheo Paratroopers joins Joyce and Mike to talk about the organization, its mission, and the recent International Conference on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma.

Stephanie Sugars and the PJS Community

Mike and Joyce speak with Stephanie Sugars about Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) and the progress made in the online support group since 2000.

How many CT’s is too many?

Mike and Joyce talk about Joyce’s recent presentation on Radiation Protection in Medicine, where she presented the findings of our Survey on Radiation Safety.