Cancer, in general Archive

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.

Innovative Efforts toward Affordable Medications

Jon-Michael Rosmann of the Iowa Prescription Drug Corporation joins Joyce to talk about their efforts to provide affordable prescription drugs to the people of Iowa.

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.

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.

Messages for Cancer Survivors

Mike Lawing and Billy Foster, long-time survivors of kidney cancer, join her to talk about what they would say to a room full of cancer survivors.

Why Participate in a Clinical Trial?

Allison Risha, RN, BSN, OCN, a nursing program coordinator from the Levine Cancer Institute in Charlotte, North Carolina, joins Mike and Joyce to talk about the current state of clinical trials for genitourinary cancers.

Passing it Forward – DIPG

Mike and Joyce speak with Louise Bunting about her experience, about DIPG, and about turning her grief and that of her family and friends into positive action, passing forward the kindness that was shown to them.

International Kidney Cancer Symposium

Mike Lawing (“Mickeral”) reports on the International Kidney Cancer Symposium, Chicago, October 2014. He describes the array of treatments for kidney cancer.

Betty Garrett – Caring for Caregivers

As the wife of a cancer patient, Betty Garrett was thrust into the role of caregiver and didn’t have a clue what to do, but she learned quickly.