Surviving and Thriving: Life with Cancer
Produced in partnership by the Cancer Supports Community (CSC) and CR magazine, Surviving and Thriving: Life with Cancer is a new podcast series that focuses on the unique issues of cancer survivors and their loved ones. The series consists of six 10-minute podcasts hosted by Kim Thiboldeaux, President and CEO of the Cancer Support Community, and CR podcast correspondent Kevin Begos. Each episode features current or former patients, health care professionals, and partners or caregivers sharing their experiences and perspectives on survivorship. Beginning September 4th and through October 9th, a new episode will be released each Thursday at 9AM.
September 4, 2008: Defining Cancer Survivorship
Co-hosted by Kim Thiboldeaux (TWC) and Kevin Begos (CR), this episode is an overview of the series and explores the many definitions of cancer survivorship.
September 11, 2008: Thriving Survivors
Cancer survivors talk about how they are giving back to their communities.
September 18, 2008: Survivorship Your Way
An in-depth look at a cancer survivor's transition from active cancer treatment to post-treatment care.
September 25, 2008: Surviving as a Couple
Health care professionals, cancer survivors and partners talk about the challenges of coping with cancer as a couple.
October 2, 2008: Young Cancer Survivors
This episode focuses on the unique challenges facing young adults with cancer and several helpful resources available to them.
October 7, 2008: Survivors Guide to Nutrition and Exercise
This episode offers helpful nutrition and diet advice for cancer survivors.