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.
The Cancer.Net Podcasts series has been awarded a Merit Award in the Digital Health Awards (PDF) competition, which recognizes high-quality digital health resources for consumers and health professionals. The awards are organized by the Health Information Resource Center.
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. In addition, full written transcripts are available--click on the title of a podcast to read its transcript.
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.
This podcast discusses the concept of self-advocacy and how it can help you partner with your health care team in making decisions about your medical care.
In this podcast, Dr. Robert Miller explains electronic health records, including what they are, how they are used today and will be in the future, and why they are important for patients.
In this podcast, we'll talk about how to follow four basic steps to make meal planning and grocery shopping a little easier.
In this podcast, we discuss what to expect during radiation therapy.
During this podcast, you'll receive some key facts about colonoscopy and an explanation of what happens during this test, to help you prepare for your own colonoscopy. You will also be offered a list of questions to ask your doctor about your test and its results.
In this podcast, we discuss myths about developing, treating, and coping with cancer.
This podcast explains what to expect during a positron emission tomography scan.
In this podcast, we discuss how to safely handle, store, and dispose of medications used to treat cancer and cancer-related side effects.
In this podcast, we review some of the news announced at the 2013 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by ASCO.