Podcasts


Ep. 5: Supporting the caregiver beyond cancer diagnosis

25 min  ⋅ May 17th
Reminding all caregivers they are not alone

Ep. 3: Focusing on lifestyle as medicine after diagnosis

18 min  ⋅ May 2nd
Improving quality of life through health and wellness coaching, education

Ep. 2: How to manage stress after cancer diagnosis

25 min  ⋅ April 26th
Integrative Essentials before cancer treatment offers relaxation, stress management tools

Ep. 1: Fertility navigation program for cancer patients

35 min  ⋅ April 14th
Allowing patients to consider fertility options before, after cancer treatment
Verna Rasmussen records a podcast on the breast cancer mentor program at Sanford Health in Fargo.

Ep. 7: Encouraging women, positivity with mentor program

28 min  ⋅ October 28th
Volunteers find joy guiding others through life-changing cancer journey
Sandy Dunn talks into a microphone during a podcast with Sanford Health News

Ep. 6: Women supporting women through diagnosis, treatment

31 min  ⋅ October 20th
Cancer mentorship program provides support for newly diagnosed patients
IORT is a type of radiation therapy used to treat breast cancer at Sanford Health

Ep. 5: IORT, radiation therapy treatment for breast cancer

16 min  ⋅ October 8th
Machine applies direct radiation to target area while sparing surrounding tissue
Doctor Jesse Dirksen sits in an upright posture, smiling during an interview

Ep. 4: Why a tumor board is critical to breast cancer care

26 min  ⋅ October 2nd
Physicians meet weekly to review all cancer cases and plan treatment
Dr. Christina Tello-Skjerseth

Ep. 1: Most-asked questions & answers on screening mammogram

40 min  ⋅ September 28th
The annual screening can save lives in women over 40
Steven Powell smiling in front of podcast microphone

Ep. 1: Fighting cancer with personalized medicine

25 min  ⋅ November 5th
Dr. Steven Powell explains the power of chemo combined with immunotherapy
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