Podcasts


Ep. 13: Importance of heart and vascular screenings

24 min  ⋅ February 21st
Podcast on heart health and benefits of heart and vascular screenings with Sanford Health cardiologist, Dr. Ahmed Abuzaanona

Ep. 10: Blood and bone marrow transplant care at Sanford

32 min  ⋅ February 2nd
Providing a second chance by using the patient's own stem cells for treatment

Ep. 7: Stroke expertise key to saving lives

35 min  ⋅ May 24th
Dr. Gautam Sachdeva shares important information on signs and symptoms of a stroke along with a personal story from a stroke survivor.

Ep. 8: Caring for patients who suffer a stroke

38 min  ⋅ May 17th
What providers should look for in patients and when to refer to neurology specialist

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
Woman stands at her kitchen sink

Ep. 7: Suicide prevention and awareness

22 min  ⋅ September 30th
Women are twice as likely to attempt suicide as compared to men, research shows
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