Cancer Services, Inc is a local non-profit in Winston-Salem, NC offering comprehensive cancer support services. Our mission is to enhance health, life, and survivorship and that’s exactly what this podcast is designed to do!
Whether you’re someone who has been diagnosed with cancer, is a loved one of someone who has faced a cancer diagnosis, a healthcare provider or someone who wants to decrease risk and be knowledgeable about resources, then you’ve come to the right place!
This podcast will connect you to our local experts and resources.
Cancer Survivorship and Integrative Medicine
This is the recording from the the second day of Survivors Week 2020. Felicia Dobson, a Patient Advocate at Cancer Services hosts the session on behalf of Cancer Services, Novant Health Derrick L Davis Cancer Center, and Wake Forest Baptist Health Comprehensive Cancer Center.
This session is on Survivorship and Integrative Medicine and we have a very talented panel.
What Cancer Patients & Survivors Should Know About COVID-19
Dr. Wentworth discusses the most important things that people in cancer treatment need to know, and what cancer survivors should consider when social distancing measures are lifted.
Is Takeout Food Safe? And Other Wellness Topics!
Is takeout food safe?
The short answer is YES, it's perfectly safe. And it's helping to keep our restaurants in business! With a few common-sense precautions like washing your hands before you eat, and making sure you store the food safely, it's a great way to find variety in your meal plan.
Staying Well While Staying Home
At Cancer Services, we are working to maintain our services as much as possible and offering many things online.
Let us know if you have questions or suggestions on how we can assist you during this time.
Please call us before you come by the office so we can determine if you need to come or not. We are happy to talk with you during normal business hours at 336-760-9983. UPDATE ON OFFICE HOURS: We will be open M-Th 9am - 4pm and Friday 9am - 2pm.
8 - Coronavirus Canceled Everything, So What Now?
Listen to this episode as Julie shares updates about Cancer Services' programs and services, science-based information on how to deal with the current public health crisis, and fun ideas on how to stay healthy and well while at home and social distancing.
7 - Talking Cancer with Friends & Family
In this episode, Julie talks with Lindy Milligan, Cancer Services' Survivorship Coordinator and a 10-year cancer survivor who was diagnosed in her 40s when she had 4 children ranging from 3rd grade to a freshman in college.
We hope you find this conversation one that helps you feel equipped to have helpful conversations regarding cancer, cancer treatment and how to best support someone who is going through a diagnosis.