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.

Knowing Your Hereditary Risk

October 1st 2018

In this special edition of the CURE Talks Cancer podcast, we kick off National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Week and Previvor Day.

Words of Wisdom from a 7-Year-Old Cancer Survivor

September 27th 2018

Micah Bernstein is only 7 years old and has already fought cancer three times. Now, he hopes to be an inspiration to other children.

The Basics of Head and Neck Cancer

September 20th 2018

In this episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Elizabeth Langdon, vice president of strategic communications and development at the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance, about how the organization helps to raise awareness for the prevention, early detection and research of head and neck cancer.

A Survivor and Her Running Shoes

September 13th 2018

“I’m just a single person. I don’t have money. I don’t have political influence. What I do have is my running shoes,” she said during the interview.

From Cancer to Capitol Hill

September 6th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we speak with Rose Gerber, director of patient advocacy at CPAN, about her experience with breast cancer, how she became an advocate and how her journey helped her to see beyond the cancer experience.

Let's Start a Conversation

August 30th 2018

In this week’s episode, we speak with author and avid patient advocate Shannon Pulaski about her new efforts to help empower children to learn about their family’s health history.

Jim Kelly: Never Give Up

August 24th 2018

In this special edition of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly about his experience with head and neck cancer, and the humbling experience of winning the Jimmy V award for Perseverance at this year’s ESPY Awards.

The Political Patient

August 23rd 2018

In this week's episode, state senator Eli D. Bebout discusses his two bouts with cancer, and how his health struggles influenced his politics.

Running the Marathon Called Cancer

August 16th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Ethan Hawes about his experience as a 22-year-old diagnosed with multiple myeloma, and his advice for others going through a similar journey.

Saved by the TV Screen

August 9th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Voigt about how he noticed a lump in a woman’s neck while watching tv and utilized the power of social media to find her – which ultimately led to a thyroid cancer diagnosis.

Learning the Basics of Immunotherapy

August 2nd 2018

In this week’s episode of “CURE® Talks Cancer,” we delve into immunotherapy breakthroughs and how a new series of patient summits can help individuals learn more.

Career After Cancer

July 26th 2018

Navigating the career space after a cancer diagnosis can be difficult. We spoke to one professional who can help.

Support Groups: A Saving Grace

July 19th 2018

In this episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with a patient, survivor, caregiver and two social workers about the benefits of joining a support group and how they can help individuals through a cancer journey.

A 'Common Sense' Bill to Help Young Cancer Survivors

July 12th 2018

If passed, the H.R. 2976 bill would defer student loan payments for individuals who are undergoing cancer treatment. Hear what one advocate had to say about it.

Moving Mountains

July 5th 2018

We spoke with two members of the Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma team.

Immunotherapy Pioneers

June 28th 2018

We spoke with veteran journalist Neil Canavan about his book, A Cure Within: Scientists Unleashing the Immune System to Kill Cancer.

A Chat With One Extraordinary Healer

June 21st 2018

We sat down with oncology nurse Christine Stone, M.S.N., RN, OCN, winner of this year's Extraordinary Healer award, to hear about the impact she makes on her patients with cancer.

Talking to Kids About Cancer

June 14th 2018

In this episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with colorectal cancer survivor Danielle Ripley-Burgess and childhood development specialist Leslie Welch about how parents or caregivers facing a cancer diagnosis can have discussions with children of any age about cancer.

Celebrating Big

June 7th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with lung cancer survivor Taylor Bell Duck about her cancer journey and celebrating survivorship 10 years later.

Getting "Ballsy" During Men's Health Month

May 31st 2018

It's time we talk about men's health, says Justin Birckbichler.

Amy Robach: I Live Like I'm Dying

May 24th 2018

In this episode, news anchor Amy Robach shares her experience with having breast cancer, how she has changed her lifestyle since, and her advice for others going through their own cancer journey.

Navigating the Waves of Cancer Treatment

May 17th 2018

In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Matt Lashey, creator and CEO of the chemoWave app, which is designed to manage cancer symptoms and conditions by keeping track of a patient’s overall well-being to understand how their experiences may be related to feeling better or worse during treatment.

Real Talk About Genetic Testing

May 10th 2018

We spoke with an expert about navigating at-home genetic testing kits, which are growing in popularity.

Your Cancer Game Plan

May 3rd 2018

Mike Schmidt developed stage 3 melanoma after years of playing professional baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies.

'Teal Army' Heroes

April 26th 2018

Hear from our four Ovarian Cancer Heroes about what inspires them in the fight against the disease.

Minorities and Myeloma: One Advocate's Story

April 19th 2018

In this week's episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Kimberly Alexander, who became an advocate for minority health after her husband was diagnosed with multiple myeloma.

A Candid Conversation With Patrick Dempsey

April 12th 2018

Patrick Dempsey, actor, cancer advocate and Breakaway From Cancer® Ambassador, sat down with CURE® to discuss how cancer impacted his life after his mother was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.

Fans for the Cure

April 5th 2018

After his own journey with prostate cancer, radio and TV personality Ed Randall used his extensive connections throughout professional sports to spread awareness about prostate cancer through his nonprofit organization Fans for the Cure.

Shining a Spotlight on Prostate Cancer

March 29th 2018

What do Bill Nye the Science Guy, fashion designer Michael Kors and one very special prostate cancer advocate all have in common? Blue jackets, a runway and the ultimate goal of raising awareness for prostate cancer.

Love Over Fear

March 22nd 2018

In this episode, we’ll talk with founder Donna Deegan herself about the foundation and its efforts, as well as the foundation’s executive director Amanda Napolitano on how much they have raised so far, and we’ll hear from one very inspiring participant Hollis Youngner.