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.

The Patient Advocate’s Perspective – 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, with Robert Miller, MD and Wendy Poage, MHA

February 20, 2014
Download MP3 (26.83 MB/29:18)

In today’s podcast, Cancer.Net’s Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Robert Miller talks with patient advocate Wendy Poage about her experience at the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium.

What Are Clinical Trials?

February 10, 2014
Download MP3 (6.66 MB/7:16)

This podcast explains what clinical trials are, and how they are conducted.

Highlights from the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, with Charles Ryan, MD

January 28, 2014
Download MP3 (12.81 MB/13:59)

In this podcast, we review some of the news announced at the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by ASCO.

Highlights from the 2014 Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium, with Smitha Krishnamurthi, MD

January 14, 2014
Download MP3 (16.25 MB/17:45)

In this podcast, we’ll review some of the news announced at the 2014 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by ASCO.

Choosing a Doctor for Your Cancer Care

January 6, 2014
Download MP3 (4.56 MB/4:59)

In this podcast, we discuss how to choose a doctor for your cancer care.

Caring for the Symptoms of Cancer and its Treatment

December 30, 2013
Download MP3 (3.84 MB/4:11)

In this podcast, we discuss palliative care.

Follow-Up Care After Cancer Treatment

December 16, 2013
Download MP3 (4.03 MB/4:24)

In this podcast, we talk about follow-up care after cancer treatment.  

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.

Understanding Cancer Vaccines

December 2, 2013
Download MP3 (5.71 MB/6:14)

In this podcast, we discuss vaccines and how they may prevent or treat certain types of cancer. We also talk about how cancer vaccines are being tested in clinical trials.

Flu Facts for People With Cancer

November 18, 2013
Download MP3 (5.92 MB/6:28)

In this podcast, we discuss flu vaccination and other ways to lower your risk of getting the flu.