Cancer, in general Archive

Financial Toxicity in Cancer Treatment


Is the cost of care damaging the mental and physical health of the patient? Dr. Leonard Lichtenfeld talks about financial toxicity as a factor in cancer care.

Relay for Life … time to cure cancer

Just as many technologies had to grow to the point that SmartPhones are possible, so in medicine we are now at the point that a cure for cancer is possible.

Welcoming Karen Gibson

Joyce and Robin speak with Karen G. of Florida. Karen shares her story of living with kidney cancer and working with others in her community to inspire them with hope.

Lung Cancer and More


We speak with Dr. Ross Camidge about what people need to know about lung cancer.

Smart Patients are in touch with SmartPatients


Joyce and Robin talk with Dr. Roni Zeiger, CEO of SmartPatients, about the resources for cancer patients available through SmartPatients.com

About the Genetics of Cancer


The Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center presents its first ever conference on the genetics of cancer April 9 at the Jimmy Fund Auditorium, beginning at 7 AM.

ESMO and Immuno-Oncology


Hopes are high that immuno-oncology, will control cancer — but how much of the hype is yet real? Deb Maskens talks about ESMO and 10-for-IO.

Cancer in Families – Lynch syndrome


Mike and Joyce speak with Georgia Hurst, a wife and mother who writes about the medical and emotional aspects of having a genetic risk factor like Lynch syndrome.

Steven Lewis: Surviving Pancreatic Cancer


Joyce speaks with Steven Lewis about his experience surviving pancreatic cancer, and the advice he would give to other cancer patients.

On Tumor Development and Diagnostic Imaging


Mike shares from The Emperor of All Maladies on the development and progression of Lung Cancer, and talks with Joyce on Radiation exposure from Diagnostic Imaging.