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.
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.
For a variety of podcasts designed for professionals in the field of oncology, see the ASCO Podcasts.
Cancer and the Summer Months
This podcast talks about six steps that people with cancer can take to stay healthy and comfortable during warmer weather.
Fertility and Cancer Treatment
In this podcast, we talk about how cancer treatment affects the body and options for men and women to preserve their fertility. We'll end with some questions to ask the doctor that you may want to jot down.
2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Highlights on Lung Cancer, with Marjorie Glass Zauderer, MD
In this podcast, we discuss one study highlighted at ASCO’s 2013 Annual Meeting on a new type of drug for lung cancer.
2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Highlights on Thyroid Cancer, with Gregory Masters, MD, FACP
In this podcast, we discuss one study highlighted at ASCO’s 2013 Annual Meeting on the drug sorafenib for patients with locally advanced or metastatic thyroid cancer.
2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Highlights on Metastatic Colorectal Cancer, with Richard Goldberg, MD
In this podcast, we discuss one study highlighted at ASCO’s 2013 Annual Meeting that compares two treatments for metastatic colorectal cancer.
2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Highlights on Advanced Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal Cancer, with Carol Aghajanian, MD
In this podcast, we discuss one study highlighted at ASCO’s 2013 Annual Meeting that covers new research on the drug pazopanib for advanced ovarian, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal cancers.
Cancer and Depression
In this podcast, we talk about what depression is, including its causes and symptoms, and how it can be treated.
Cancer and Anxiety
In this podcast, we discuss anxiety, including its causes and symptoms, and how it can be treated.
Being a Cancer Advocate
A person who has been touched by cancer often wants to make a difference in the lives of people with the disease by becoming a cancer advocate. In this podcast, we'll talk about what advocacy is as a concept, as well as how advocates play an important role in the cancer community through their activities.
When to Call the Doctor
In this podcast, we talk about how to recognize three serious conditions that require an call to your doctor. You will also learn how to help prevent these conditions and receive a list of questions to ask your health care team.