Powerful Patient Podcast Episodes

Involuntary Discharge from Dialysis

April 13, 2017


Patients who are disruptive or non-compliant risk being discharged from dialysis, which puts them at high risk of dying.

Relay for Life … time to cure cancer

March 30, 2017

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.

Debbie Does Bethesda – a story of Oncocytoma

March 23, 2017

Debra shares her adventures with kidney cancer and oncocytoma.

Patients and doctors unite to cure Kidney Cancer

March 2, 2017

Dena Battle discusses how she worked to found the Kidney Cancer Research Alliance KCCure.org

New Hope for Batten disease

February 23, 2017

Batten Disease is one of the group of lysosomal storage diseases for which there is finally a medication to help.

Welcoming Karen Gibson

February 2, 2017

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.

Mesothelioma … 4% of lung cancer

January 26, 2017


Lung cancer affects more people than all the other prominent cancers combined. Mesothelioma is one form…4% of all lung cancer.

Lung Cancer and More

January 19, 2017


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

Eradicating Polio Worldwide – the challenge, the opportunity

January 13, 2017


Dr. Jay Wenger explains that we have a groundbreaking opportunity to remove the polio virus from the planet.

Annual Report, 2016, Powerful Patient

January 12, 2017


Joyce updates everyone on what Powerful Patient has been up to throughout 2016.