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.

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.

Biopsy - What to Expect

November 12, 2013
Download MP3 (6.91 MB/7:33)

In this podcast, we discuss what you can expect if you are scheduled for a biopsy.

Highlights from the 2013 Quality Care Symposium, with Olatoyosi Odenike, MD

October 31, 2013
Download MP3 (12.92 MB/14:07)

In this podcast, we discuss some of the news announced at the 2013 Quality Care Symposium.

The 2013 Top Five List in Oncology: What This Means for Patients, with ASCO CMO Richard Schilsky, MD

October 29, 2013
Download MP3 (12.78 MB/13:57)

In this podcast, Dr. Richard Schilsky, an oncologist and the Chief Medical Officer of ASCO, provides an overview of ASCO’s second Top Five List in Oncology, issued in October 2013.

HPV and Cancer

October 21, 2013
Download MP3 (8.86 MB/9:41)

In this podcast, we'll explain what HPV is and talk about the symptoms, the types of HPV that may cause cancer, ways to reduce the risk of infection, and a vaccine to prevent some types of HPV.

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