Podcasts


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
Woman stands at her kitchen sink

Podcast: Suicide prevention and awareness

22 min  ⋅ September 30th
Women are twice as likely to attempt suicide as compared to men, research shows
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
Cindy Davis sits down for a podcast with host Courtney Collen

Podcast: Continuing care through COVID-19

24 min  ⋅ September 18th
Don't forget appointments or self-care, says Dr. Cynthia Davis, OB/GYN
A Sanford Health perinatal mental health professional poses in an exam room.

Podcast: Pregnancy, pandemic and mental health

19 min  ⋅ September 8th
Dr. Lea Berentson talks women's mental health during trying times
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