Podcasts


Supporting the caregiver beyond cancer diagnosis

25 min  ⋅ May 17th
Reminding all caregivers they are not alone
Beyond the Diagnosis podcast series

Supporting children through a parent’s cancer diagnosis

25 min  ⋅ May 10th
Through CLIMB program, children are given early tools and emotional support to cope

Focusing on lifestyle as medicine after diagnosis

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

How to manage stress after cancer diagnosis

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

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
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Recent Stories


Cancer research receives grant to move into clinical trials

The Cancer Biology Research Center at Sanford Research is the recipient of a five-year, nearly $11.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to translate laboratory research into clinical trials for head and neck and pediatric cancers. The grant was awarded as part of the NIH’s Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence, or CoBRE, which […]
SHN Staff 4 min read
Chalene Siddens smiling with family getting her hair done

Breast cancer journeys different for every woman

Sanford Bemidji's entire oncology team works together to develop treatment plans to fit each patient's specific needs both medically and emotionally.
SHN Staff 5 min read

Sanford Bemidji will name cancer center for Joe Lueken

A new cancer facility in Bemidji will be called the Sanford Joe Lueken Cancer Center in honor of the late grocery store owner. The Joseph and Janice Lueken Family Foundation has provided a significant lead gift to the Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota as part of the Care Without Limits campaign, which will enable […]
SHN Staff 4 min read

Sanford clinical trial looks for genetic targets in cancer

A Sanford Health clinical trial that looks for genetic targets in cancer is now being offered at the Sanford Cancer Center in Bemidji. The Genetic Exploration of the Molecular Basis of Malignancy in Adults (GEMMA) is enrolling adult patients whose cancer has progressed after the first line of treatment, or who have rare cancers without […]
SHN Staff 3 min read

Edith Sanford Breast Center receives $45,000 grant

Edith Sanford Breast Center is proud to announce a $45,000 grant, one of 23 recipients for the Avon-Pfizer Metastatic Breast Cancer Grants Program. Funding will support Sanford’s embrace survivorship program. The project granted a total of $1 million to organizations nationwide to support and educate more than 5,000 metastatic breast cancer patients, their caregivers and […]
SHN Staff 3 min read

Hope and Hart launch Edith Sanford Breast Cancer

You know her as the energetic, confident, picture-perfect icon of “Entertainment Tonight.” But on August 17 at a special event in Sioux Falls, S.D., she stepped on stage personifying a new day in the fight against breast cancer. “Hello everybody. I’m Mary Hart. And this is my mother,” said the native South Dakotan, proudly holding […]
SHN Staff 6 min read
Denny Sanford smiles and holds a framed photo of his mother, Edith Sanford.

Edith Sanford Breast Center announced

A Personal Journey At the age of four, philanthropist and Sanford Health namesake, T. Denny Sanford, lost his mother Edith to breast cancer. Today with a $100 million dollar gift from Mr. Sanford, we are honored to launch Edith Sanford Breast Cancer. This major expansion of Sanford Health’s medical research and clinical care will explore […]
SHN Staff 3 min read

Understanding chemotherapy

Sanford Children’s Pediatric Oncologists are here to provide the latest in chemotherapy while minimizing side-effects as much as possible. Our pediatric cancer nurses and child life specialists are here to support each child and their family before, during and after treatment. What is chemotherapy? Chemotherapy (often just called “chemo”) refers to medications that kill actively […]
SHN Staff 5 min read

Fertile Hope offers help to cancer patients with infertility

Patients who are diagnosed with cancer face many emotional and physical challenges including the possibility that treatments meant to save their life may impact fertility. For many young people, the thought of being sterile can be almost as devastating as the cancer diagnosis itself. To assist cancer patients in their reproductive years, several local physicians […]
SHN Staff 4 min read