Podcasts


Fertility navigation program developed 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.

Podcast: 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

Podcast: 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

Podcast: 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

Podcast: 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. Anu Gaba talks with a nurse in an office

Podcast: What is breast cancer research?

31 min  ⋅ September 28th
Laboratory and clinical research critical to diagnosis, treatment for breast cancer
Dr. Andrea Kaster talks with a patient in an exam room

Podcast: Determining your breast cancer risk factor

22 min  ⋅ September 28th
Know your risk and get your annual mammogram to detect cancer early
Dr. Christina Tello-Skjerseth

Introducing ‘One in Eight’ podcast: The mammogram

40 min  ⋅ September 28th
The annual screening can save lives in women over 40
Larissa Risty and Jacqueline Palfy having a conversation in front of podcast microphones

Podcast: Genetics transform breast cancer screenings

26 min  ⋅ January 28th
WISDOM study shares clues about history and health, says Larissa Risty
pediatric cancer research: Sam Milanovich having a conversation with Jacqueline Palfy in front of microphones

Podcast: Personalized medicine treats kids’ cancers

20 min  ⋅ January 2nd
More precision means fewer side effects, says Dr. Sam Milanovich
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