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.

2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Highlights on Advanced Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal Cancer, with Carol Aghajanian, MD

June 1, 2013
Download MP3 (2.74 MB/2:60)

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.

2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Highlights on Metastatic Colorectal Cancer, with Richard Goldberg, MD

June 1, 2013
Download MP3 (11.96 MB/13:04)

In this podcast, we discuss one study highlighted at ASCO’s 2013 Annual Meeting that compares two treatments for metastatic colorectal cancer.

Cancer and Depression

May 20, 2013
Download MP3 (5.59 MB/6:06)

In this podcast, we talk about what depression is, including its causes and symptoms, and how it can be treated.

Cancer and Anxiety

May 20, 2013
Download MP3 (5.05 MB/5:31)

In this podcast, we discuss anxiety, including its causes and symptoms, and how it can be treated.

Being a Cancer Advocate

May 6, 2013
Download MP3 (4.07 MB/4:27)

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

April 29, 2013
Download MP3 (7.02 MB/7:40)

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.

The Role on an Oncology Pharmacist, with R. Donald Harvey, PharmD, FCCP, BCOP and John Valgus, PharmD, BCOP, CPP

April 22, 2013
Download MP3 (10.14 MB/11:05)

In this podcast, we discuss the role of an oncology pharmacist. This podcast is led by Drs. R. Donald Harvey and John Valgus.

Being Your Own Advocate

April 15, 2013
Download MP3 (6.67 MB/7:17)

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.

Understanding Electronic Health Records, with Robert Miller, MD, FACP

April 8, 2013
Download MP3 (18.88 MB/20:37)

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.

Grocery Shopping Made Easier

April 1, 2013
Download MP3 (7.05 MB/7:42)

In this podcast, we'll talk about how to follow four basic steps to make meal planning and grocery shopping a little easier.

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