CURE® Speaking Out

The Speaking Out video series ensures that we are giving patients, caregivers, and advocates as much helpful information as possible for their cancer journey. In this series, we work with leading cancer advocacy groups to offer advice and assistance to individuals across various cancer types, as well as their caregivers, advocates, and health care professionals.

Understanding von Hippel-Lindau Disease and Its Hereditary Impact

November 3rd 2021

As part of its “Speaking Out” video series, CURE spoke with Stacy Lloyd, board member of the VHL Alliance, about the disease, its treatments and its impact on family discussions around the hereditary cancer.

Addressing Challenges, Offering Support After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis

August 27th 2021

In this Speaking Out video series, CURE spoke with members of TigerLily Foundation about current challenges in breast cancer care, including disparities, and resources patients have available to them.

Elevating the Voice of Patients with Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

July 30th 2021

Understanding Treatment Options in Melanoma

July 9th 2021

On behalf of AiM at Melanoma, Drs. Jeffrey Farma and Sunandana Chandra discuss current and future treatment options for melanoma, including a rare subtype.

Gastric Cancer: Social Disparities and Awareness in Young Adults

June 4th 2021

Doctors Yanghee Woo and Sam Klempner react to the rise in the prevalence of gastric cancer in a younger population of patients and emphasize the need for increased funding and research efforts.

Head and Neck Cancer: Self Exams, Vaccines, Treatment and More

May 12th 2021

In this edition of the Speaking Out video series, on behalf of the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance,CURE spoke with Dr. Michael Moore, from Indiana University School of Medicine about the basics of head and neck cancer.

Addressing Aspects Outside of Treatment, Looking Ahead in Lung Cancer Care

April 7th 2021

CURE spoke with the LUNGevity Foundation about lung cancer and its treatments, as well as aspects to cancer outside of day-to-day care.

Understanding Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

March 3rd 2021

CURE spoke with Dr. Ogori Kalu, on behalf of the Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Foundation, about the psychosocial effects from a diagnosis, as well as treatment and its side effects.

Living With Pancreatic Cancer: a Patient and Provider Perspective

January 24th 2021

On behalf of the National Pancreas Foundation, CURE spoke with Dr. Michael Goggin, from Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Tom Birsic, an executive board member since the organization’s inception, about living with pancreatic cancer.

Learning the Basics of a Rare Disease: Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma

January 19th 2021

On behalf of the Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation, CURE spoke with Drs. Steven M. Horwitz and Lauren Pinter-Brown about the basics of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, as well as current treatment options and those being evaluated for the rare disease.