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.

Digital Health Awards - winner.spring.2015 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.



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. 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.

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June 24, 2014
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In this podcast, we discuss some of the research on lymphoma presented at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting. 

June 2, 2014
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In this podcast, we discuss several studies on immunotherapy for melanoma and cervical cancer highlighted at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting.

June 1, 2014
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In this podcast, we discuss studies on hormonal therapy for breast and prostate cancers, as well as two studies regarding other treatments for colorectal cancer and breast cancer highlighted at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting. 

May 31, 2014
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In this podcast, we’ll discuss several studies about targeted therapy highlighted at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting, specifically for ovarian cancer, lung cancer, leukemia, and thyroid cancer. 

May 30, 2014
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In this podcast, we’ll discuss several studies related to patient care and quality of life highlighted at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting, including new research on fertility preservation, caregiving, end of life care, and bone health. In addition, one study discussed focuses on radiation therapy for head and neck cancers. 

May 14, 2014
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A recording of the May 14, 2014 webinar for patient advocates, patients, survivors, and caregivers on the news coming out of the 2014 ASCO Annual Meeting.

May 8, 2014
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In this podcast, we discuss the role of an oncology nurse.

April 22, 2014
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Dr. Jonas de Souza describes the progress that’s been made in head and neck cancer research. Listen to these highlights from the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancers Symposium.

April 10, 2014
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Iris Cohen Fineberg, PhD, MSW, ACSW, OSW-C, and Penelope Damaskos, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C, discuss how social workers help patients get holistic care in partnership with the rest of the health care team. 

March 4, 2014
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Common costs related to cancer care.