Podcasts

A weekly podcast on what CURE does best: provide Cancer Updates, Research & Education. Each week, you’ll hear from patients, survivors, caregivers, advocates or health care professionals regarding the entire cancer continuum - ranging from specific cancer types to side effects to the psychological strains a cancer diagnosis can have on an individual and their loved ones.

Turning Cancer Into Comedy

April 4th 2019

In this week’s episode, we spoke with wife, mother, comedian and colon cancer survivor Heather Tolley-Bauer about finding comedy as an outlet to her diagnosis.

Ovarian Cancer Heroes Come in Many Forms

March 28th 2019

This week, we spoke with all three of CURE’s 2019 Ovarian Cancer Heroes: Ryan Mitstifer Walton, Paula Anastasia, RN, MN, AOCN, and Shannon Westin, M.D., M.P.H.

'Stopping to Smell the Roses' With Olympic Gymnast Shannon Miller

March 21st 2019

In this week’s episode, we spoke with the most decorated Olympic gymnast and ovarian cancer survivor Shannon Miller before CURE’s second annual Ovarian Cancer Heroes gala.

The Pink Ribbon Connecting the Community

March 14th 2019

In this week’s episode, we spoke with Linda Tantawi about Susan G. Komen Greater New York City, and how the organization is connecting communities to educate women about breast cancer.

How One Survivor 'Keeps On Keeping On'

March 7th 2019

In this week’s episode, we spoke with a patient advocate and survivor of renal cell carcinoma to help raise awareness during Kidney Cancer Awareness month.

Scott Foley Opens Up About Caregiving

February 28th 2019

In this week’s episode, we spoke with actor Scott Foley, who opened up about his experience as a caregiver to his mother after her ovarian cancer diagnosis and why he joined the Not on My Watch movement to help educate others.

Believing Miracles Can Happen

February 21st 2019

In this week’s episode of the CURE Talks Cancer podcast, we spoke with a childhood cancer survivor about her journey with stage 4 neuroblastoma, and also about taking part in the St. Jude LIFE research program.

At-Home Genetic Testing: Dispelling Fact vs Fiction

February 14th 2019

This week, we spoke with FORCE to dispel some of the misconceptions associated with at-home genetic testing for hereditary cancer risk.

An Inside Look Into a Patient-Doctor Convo

February 7th 2019

This week, we spoke with two faculty members from the patient-focused meeting at the upcoming Miami Breast Cancer Conference.

Comedian Finds Humor in Life's 'Cosmic Joke': Advanced Cancer

January 31st 2019

Maria Falzone won't let her diagnosis of advanced cholangiocarcinoma stifle her sense of humor.

Two Doctors on a Similar Path to Help Those with CLL

January 24th 2019

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with two doctors honored for their efforts to improve the quality of life for those affected by chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL).

MPN Heroes Make a Difference in the Rare Blood Cancer Space

January 18th 2019

In this week's episode of the CURE Talks Cancer podcast, hear from some of our recent MPN Heroes.

Funding Research to Eliminate Childhood Cancer

January 10th 2019

This week, we spoke with the co-founder of a nonprofit organization dedicated to funding research to eliminate childhood cancer, as well as two families who have benefitted from the research being done in this area.

Handing a Piece of Life Back

January 3rd 2019

Laurie was no stranger to cancer after she faced a bout with stage 3b non-Hodgkin lymphoma back in 1977, but her second diagnosis of breast cancer left her with a very tough decision on how she wanted to move forward with treatment.

A Look Back at 2018

December 27th 2018

Hear the CURE editors discuss some of their favorite episodes from the 2018 season of the CURE Talks Cancer podcast.

Back on Stage, One Peg at a Time

December 20th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we sit down with Evan and hear about his cancer journey and the path he took to get back on stage.

A Long History of BRCA

December 13th 2018

This week, we spoke with three sisters with a long family history of the BRCA gene mutation – one that dates back to 1860 in Poland.

Tackling Cancer With Purpose

December 8th 2018

This week, we spoke with former NFL coach, motivational speaker and acute promyelocytic leukemia survivor Chuck Pagano about his journey with cancer, and what has inspired him to give back following his diagnosis.

Scott Hamilton: When Fear Flips

December 6th 2018

For this episode of the CURE Talks Cancer podcast, we spoke with Scott Hamilton, an Olympic gold medalist, cancer survivor and founder of the Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation

Mother-Daughter Advocacy Duo Navigates the Cancer Journey

November 29th 2018

In this episode, we spoke with a mother-daughter advocacy duo who has set out to help other families facing a cancer journey.

Seeing Cancer as a Motivation, Not a Destination

November 21st 2018

One patient opted to focus on his interests instead of focusing on cancer.

The Ins and Outs of Cancer Caregiving

November 15th 2018

Two women discuss their experience in cancer caregiving, while giving advice to others.

Advice for Caregivers: It's Okay to Not be Okay Sometimes

November 8th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Jill Kelly – wife of Pro Football Hall of Fame Quarterback Jim Kelly – about his bout with head and neck cancer, and how she copes as a caregiver.

Paving the Way for Lung Cancer Research

November 1st 2018

With the click of a button, patients can pave the way for lung cancer research, too.

Tiki Barber on Tackling Cancer

October 27th 2018

In this episode of CURE Talks Cancer, former NFL running back and radio host Tiki Barber shares his mother’s journey with breast cancer and the impact it had on his life.

Cobie Smulders: Not on My Watch

October 25th 2018

Actress partners with TESARO to launch national movement to help empower the ovarian cancer community

Illuminating Ovarian Cancer

October 18th 2018

In this episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we caught up with all three storytellers from the “Our Way Forward: Stories that Illuminate the Ovarian Cancer Experience,” storytelling event hosted through a special engagement with The Moth.

Talking Below the Belt with Real Housewife Camille Grammer

October 13th 2018

In this week’s special edition of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Bravo TV’s “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Camille Grammer about her experience with uterine cancer, and the advocacy work she does for “below the belt” cancers.

Pregnant With Cancer: How One Woman's Life Changed In Just Three Days

October 11th 2018

Eleven years ago, Stephanie Hosford received two pieces of life-changing news within the span of three days: she was diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer and she found out she was pregnant – all while going through an adoption process at the same time.

A Close "Knit" Community

October 4th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Barbara Demorest, the founder of KnittedKnockers.org, about how her cancer journey helped her create a sense of community for women with breast cancer all around the world with Knitted Knockers.