35 episodes

Cancer Fight aims to highlight the stories of advocates, fighters, and survivors of all forms of cancer as well as educate the public on cancer prevention and awareness. With the help of our guests, we explore the common qualities of what makes a successful cancer fight while equipping listeners with the information they need to learn, fight, and prevent cancer. Produced by Keaton Jones

Cancer Fight Whitney Jones

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

Cancer Fight aims to highlight the stories of advocates, fighters, and survivors of all forms of cancer as well as educate the public on cancer prevention and awareness. With the help of our guests, we explore the common qualities of what makes a successful cancer fight while equipping listeners with the information they need to learn, fight, and prevent cancer. Produced by Keaton Jones

    Episode #34 David Richman

    Episode #34 David Richman

    David Richman’s life was changed when he got the phone call that his sister had terminal brain cancer. David shares how this wake-up call led him to embark on a solo six-week, 5,000-mile cross-country bike ride, while sharing conversations with people across the country whose lives had also been irrevocably changed by cancer.

    Resources:


    Life of Cycles Book 
    Stupid Cancer 

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode #33 Martha Raymond

    Episode #33 Martha Raymond

    CRC prevention educator, researcher, and advocate Martha Raymond shares how the pain of losing both her parents to colon cancer at a young age sparked her lifelong purpose of serving people struggling with gastrointestinal cancer. 

    Resources:


    The Raymond Foundation
    Gi Cancer Alliance

    • 48 min
    Episode #32 Nicole Breazeale

    Episode #32 Nicole Breazeale

    EAO colon cancer survivor, professor, and master storyteller Nicole Breazeale tells her cancer fight story publicly for the first time. One of our most powerful survivor stories to date, Nicole opens up about her journey walking through her spouse’s cancer and later her own diagnosis, all while caring for her infant son.

    Resources:

    CLD (Community Leadership and Development) Department, University of Kentucky 

    • 1 hr
    Episode 31 - Andrea Dwyer

    Episode 31 - Andrea Dwyer

    What does a national agenda for cancer prevention mean for real, small-town communities across America? Today Andrea Dwyer, the Director of the Colorado Cancer Screening Program, shares how her love for small-town communities inspires her integrative approach to colon cancer prevention on the national-level. Listen in!

    Resources:

    Colorado Cancer Screening Program 

    Fight CRC

    National Colorectal Cancer Round Table

    • 51 min
    Episode #30 Dr. Sonia Kupfer

    Episode #30 Dr. Sonia Kupfer

    Can you say single-nucleotide polymorphism? Meet Dr. Sonia Kupfer, Gastroenterologist from the University of Chicago Medicine. Today Dr. Kupfer explains what our DNA can show us about our risk for colorectal cancer and how genetic testing will be key in the future of cancer prevention.

    Resources:


    University of Chicago Medicine, Gastroenterology
    City of Hope

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode #29 Jelena Tompkins

    Episode #29 Jelena Tompkins

    YouTuber Jelena Tompkins shares how social media helped her find and grow a support system for cancer survivors after she was diagnosed with Stage III colorectal cancer at age 34. Tune in as Whitney and Jelena get real about treatment, ostomies, and early-age onset cancer.

    Resources:


    Survivor Jelena’s YouTube Channel
    Fight Colorectal Cancer 

    • 53 min

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7 Ratings

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Good podcast

Inspiring and informative

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Love it!

Fantastic stories with survivors, fighters, and health cars rock stars.

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