Cancer.Net Podcasts

Cancer.Net Podcasts

Cancer.Net is pleased to offer its patient information on cancer research, treatment, coping, and many other topics in an audio podcast format. This gives people with cancer, and their families and friends, an additional option of how they'd like to receive oncologist-approved information from Cancer.Net.

Explaining Podcasts

A Cancer.Net Podcast is a pre-recorded audio file in which a specific cancer-related topic is addressed in order to assist people with cancer. A podcast can be listened to online (through the Internet) or downloaded to your computer free of charge. After downloading, a Cancer.Net Podcast may also be transferred to an MP3 audio player, such as an iPod. To download or listen to a Cancer.Net Podcast on your computer, you will need software capable of playing MP3 files, such as Windows Media Player or QuickTime.

You may also want to subscribe to Cancer.Net Podcasts, so that new offerings are automatically downloaded to your personal computer as soon as they are available. To subscribe, copy-and-paste the link below into software that allows podcast subscriptions, such as iTunes or Juice.

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For a variety of podcasts designed for professionals in the field of oncology, see the ASCO Podcasts.

September 23, 2014
Download MP3 (23.2 MB/25:20)

Many people are familiar with physical therapists, or PTs, for sports injuries or for issues with muscles, joints, and bones, but PTs can treat a variety of functional problems. In this podcast, we discuss how seeing a PT can help a person with cancer, including how to know if you should visit a PT and what to expect during your visits. 

May 8, 2014
Download MP3 (20.5 MB/22:23)

In this podcast, we discuss the role of an oncology nurse.

March 4, 2014
Download MP3 (6.23 MB/6:48)

Common costs related to cancer care.

September 20, 2013
Download MP3 (8.78 MB/9:36)

In this podcast, we discuss the role of Physician Assistants in cancer care. This podcast will be led by Heather Hylton and Todd Pickard.

June 17, 2013
Download MP3 (6.09 MB/6:39)

This podcast talks about six steps that people with cancer can take to stay healthy and comfortable during warmer weather.

April 22, 2013
Download MP3 (10.14 MB/11:05)

In this podcast, we discuss the role of an oncology pharmacist. This podcast is led by Drs. R. Donald Harvey and John Valgus.

April 1, 2013
Download MP3 (7.05 MB/7:42)

In this podcast, we'll talk about how to follow four basic steps to make meal planning and grocery shopping a little easier.

January 28, 2013
Download MP3 (5.26 MB/5:45)

This podcast discusses five precautions that people with cancer can take to reduce their risk of illness and stay more comfortable during colder weather.

April 9, 2012
Download MP3 (3.68 MB/4:01)

Strategies that you can use to get a good night's sleep.

February 27, 2012
Download MP3 (3.61 MB/3:57)

How teenagers with cancer can balance school and treatment.

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