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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.

Coping with Cancer During the Holidays, with Lidia Schapira, MD

December 9, 2013
Download MP3 (10.72 MB/11:42)

In this podcast, Dr. Lidia Schapira discusses how to cope with some of the common challenges people with cancer face during the holidays.

Adjusting to Life After Caregiving

September 16, 2013
Download MP3 (3.95 MB/4:19)

In this podcast, we discuss what to expect as your role of caregiver comes to an end.

Understanding Grief and Loss

May 29, 2012
Download MP3 (4.53 MB/4:57)

Grief is a natural response to loss. It is a process that occurs over time and involves a wide range of emotions, as well as thoughts, behaviors, and physical sensations.

Tips on Caregiving

November 14, 2011
Download MP3 (5.97 MB/6:31)

What to expect as a caregiver to a person with cancer and tips on effectively giving care.

Parenting and Caring for Parents With Cancer

September 19, 2011
Download MP3 (4.47 MB/4:53)

How to balance being a caregiver for your parent with cancer when you are also a parent with young children.

2011 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up - Advances in Breast Cancer Care, Personalized Treatment Options, Fertility Preservation, and Survivorship Care, with Lidia Schapira, MD

July 11, 2011
Download MP3 (12.89 MB/14:04)

In this podcast, we discuss several topics presented ASCO's 2011 Annual Meeting, including advances in breast cancer care, personalized treatment options, fertility preservation, and survivorship care.

Cancer and the Holidays

December 20, 2010
Download MP3 (2.63 MB/2:52)

Five tips to help people with cancer best enjoy the holiday season.

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