Cancer

Cancer Surgery: A Helpful Overview to Know3:32

Cancer Surgery: A Helpful Overview to Know

Get the facts on different kinds of cancer surgery.

Radiation & Chemotherapy3:49

Radiation & Chemotherapy

Nearly half of all cancer patients receive some type of radiation therapy. The goal of radiation is to stop cancer cells from multiplying while sparin

The Types of Cancer that Immunotherapy Can Help Treat2:08

The Types of Cancer that Immunotherapy Can Help Treat

Not every type of immunotherapy works with every type of cancer.

Can Immunotherapy Actually Cure Cancer?1:00

Can Immunotherapy Actually Cure Cancer?

Here’s how immunotherapy is impacting cancer treatment outcomes.

How Immunotherapy Can Treat Lung Cancer0:44

How Immunotherapy Can Treat Lung Cancer

New research has made this treatment even more effective.

How Immunotherapy Has Revolutionized Treatment for Melanoma0:47

How Immunotherapy Has Revolutionized Treatment for Melanoma

Treating melanoma with immunotherapy is changing patients’ lives.

How Is Immunotherapy Different from Chemotherapy?2:00

How Is Immunotherapy Different from Chemotherapy?

These two cancer treatments work very differently to destroy cancer cells and have very different side effects.

What Is Immunotherapy, and How Does it Treat Cancer?1:25

What Is Immunotherapy, and How Does it Treat Cancer?

This is how the groundbreaking new cancer treatment works.

Types of Immunotherapy Cancer Patients Need to Understand3:06

Types of Immunotherapy Cancer Patients Need to Understand

Immunotherapy is an umbrella term for different treatment options.

Cancer Treatment and Heart Failure: What’s the Link?2:12

Cancer Treatment and Heart Failure: What’s the Link?

Certain cancer therapies can increase your risk for heart failure. Here’s what you need to know.

Chemotherapy

What is Chemo?1:52

What is Chemo?

What is chemo? In this video, Dr. Keri Peterson explains how chemotherapy works. This cancer treatment option is used to shrink the size of cancer.

Coping with Chemo4:07

Coping with Chemo

In this video, Dr. Keri Peterson discusses coping with chemo, dealing with the common side effects of chemotherapy, and chemotherapy in general.

Chemo Tip - Avoid Infections1:27

Chemo Tip - Avoid Infections

Chemotherapy is a common & effective way to treat cancer. Chemotherapy side effects such as infection and other immune related illnesses are possible.

Chemo Tip - Hair Loss1:23

Chemo Tip - Hair Loss

Chemotherapy is difficult for people both physically and emotionally. One of the most common physical side effects of chemo is chemotherapy hair loss.

Chemo Tips - Fatigue1:22

Chemo Tips - Fatigue

One of the side effects of chemotherapy is fatigue. Some describe this cancer fatigue as paralyzing, but there are ways to combat exhaustion.

Immunotherapy

The Types of Cancer that Immunotherapy Can Help Treat2:08

The Types of Cancer that Immunotherapy Can Help Treat

Not every type of immunotherapy works with every type of cancer.

Can Immunotherapy Actually Cure Cancer?1:00

Can Immunotherapy Actually Cure Cancer?

Here’s how immunotherapy is impacting cancer treatment outcomes.

How Immunotherapy Can Treat Lung Cancer0:44

How Immunotherapy Can Treat Lung Cancer

New research has made this treatment even more effective.

How Is Immunotherapy Different from Chemotherapy?2:00

How Is Immunotherapy Different from Chemotherapy?

These two cancer treatments work very differently to destroy cancer cells and have very different side effects.

How Immunotherapy Has Revolutionized Treatment for Melanoma0:47

How Immunotherapy Has Revolutionized Treatment for Melanoma

Treating melanoma with immunotherapy is changing patients’ lives.

What Is Immunotherapy, and How Does it Treat Cancer?1:25

What Is Immunotherapy, and How Does it Treat Cancer?

This is how the groundbreaking new cancer treatment works.

Types of Immunotherapy Cancer Patients Need to Understand3:06

Types of Immunotherapy Cancer Patients Need to Understand

Immunotherapy is an umbrella term for different treatment options.

Breast Cancer

The Breast Cancer Warning Signs All Women Need to Know2:30

The Breast Cancer Warning Signs All Women Need to Know

It’s not just lumps you should be looking out for.

Here’s Exactly How to Do a Breast Self-Exam, According to a Breast Oncologist3:13

Here’s Exactly How to Do a Breast Self-Exam, According to a Breast Oncologist

Learn what breast changes to look out for and how often to check.

True Life Story: Breast Cancer3:39

True Life Story: Breast Cancer

In this True Life Story Breast Cancer, Jacqueline shares her experience of being diagnosed, treated, using radiation & chemotherapy and recovery

Diagnosed with Breast Cancer: 12 Completely Candid Truths from Women Who Got Through It4:06

Diagnosed with Breast Cancer: 12 Completely Candid Truths from Women Who Got Through It

From how to deal with “why me” thoughts to handling fertility and egg freezing, these initial reactions show what a breast cancer diagnosis really feels like.

Staying Positive During Breast Cancer: 12 Tips from People Who Have Actually Lived It3:26

Staying Positive During Breast Cancer: 12 Tips from People Who Have Actually Lived It

Whether joining support groups or simply taking time to grieve, here’s how these breast cancer patients coped each day.

How to Get Through Breast Cancer Treatment (from Women Who’ve Been There)3:42

How to Get Through Breast Cancer Treatment (from Women Who’ve Been There)

Ice cream, chemo parties, and new friendships can make a major difference on your day to day.

Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment: What They’re Really Like3:58

Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment: What They’re Really Like

From chemo brain to all that nausea, patients and survivors share their experiences.

Here’s Exactly How to Support a Loved One with Breast Cancer1:33

Here’s Exactly How to Support a Loved One with Breast Cancer

You want to be there, but you’re not sure what to or say. Here, patients share what meant the most to them.

Sex After Breast Cancer: Survivors Confess What Really Changes2:41

Sex After Breast Cancer: Survivors Confess What Really Changes

How does your sex life change during treatment, or after a mastectomy?

Body Image After Breast Cancer: Adjusting to a New Normal3:15

Body Image After Breast Cancer: Adjusting to a New Normal

Breast cancer survivors share what it’s like to look in the mirror after surgery and treatment.

12 Things You Should Never Say to Someone with Breast Cancer3:05

12 Things You Should Never Say to Someone with Breast Cancer

Whatever you do, don’t tell them to “smile.”

The Most Common Breast Cancer Misconceptions (Debunked by Real Patients)5:14
Breast Cancer: It Affects Men, Too2:23

Breast Cancer: It Affects Men, Too

It’s not just women who should be concerned.

What Is Metastatic Breast Cancer? An Oncologist Explains2:23

What Is Metastatic Breast Cancer? An Oncologist Explains

Metastatic means breast cancer has spread to other parts of the body. Here’s what you need to know.

Symptoms of Metastatic Breast Cancer You Shouldn’t Ignore2:52

Symptoms of Metastatic Breast Cancer You Shouldn’t Ignore

The key signs of metastatic breast cancer depend on where the cancer has spread.

Targeted Therapy: Breakthrough Treatments for Metastatic Breast Cancer3:50

Targeted Therapy: Breakthrough Treatments for Metastatic Breast Cancer

“Amazing changes have happened in options for treatment for metastatic disease.”

These Myths About Metastatic Breast Cancer Need to Be Debunked2:25

These Myths About Metastatic Breast Cancer Need to Be Debunked

Treatments for metastatic breast cancer have changed the game for many patients.

Coping with Metastatic Breast Cancer: 6 Self-Care Tips to Keep in Mind2:39

Coping with Metastatic Breast Cancer: 6 Self-Care Tips to Keep in Mind

Here’s how to take care of your physical and emotional health while undergoing treatment for metastatic breast cancer.

What It Really Means to Be Average Risk, Moderate Risk, or High Risk for Breast Cancer2:44

What It Really Means to Be Average Risk, Moderate Risk, or High Risk for Breast Cancer

Knowing your risk level dictates how often you’re screened or even treated for breast cancer.

Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer: Who Needs It and Why3:17

Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer: Who Needs It and Why

Here’s who may benefit (and who won’t).

Managing Pain and Fatigue with Metastatic Breast Cancer2:15

Managing Pain and Fatigue with Metastatic Breast Cancer

What an oncologist wants patients and caregivers to know about coping with advanced breast cancer symptoms.

The Right Care Team for Metastatic Breast Cancer1:23

The Right Care Team for Metastatic Breast Cancer

You’re not in this alone: Here’s the team that will be with you every step of the way during metastatic breast cancer treatment.

Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer with Immunotherapy: Understanding the Breakthrough2:28

Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer with Immunotherapy: Understanding the Breakthrough

“It’s a really promising time to have metastatic breast cancer.”

A Surgeon to Patients: Stop Believing These 5 Breast Cancer Surgery Myths3:08

A Surgeon to Patients: Stop Believing These 5 Breast Cancer Surgery Myths

Don’t let these breast cancer surgery misconceptions stand in the way of getting the best treatment available.

This Simple Stretch Helps Improve Mobility After Breast Cancer Surgery0:53

This Simple Stretch Helps Improve Mobility After Breast Cancer Surgery

Help avoid stiffness after surgery with this safe stretch.

How Breast Cancer Can Affect Your Sex Life + What to Do About It2:44

How Breast Cancer Can Affect Your Sex Life + What to Do About It

For starters, sex is not off-limits during treatment.

Colorectal Cancer

What Is Colorectal Cancer?2:09

What Is Colorectal Cancer?

What is colorectal cancer? Colorectal Cancer is the combined name of colon cancer and rectal cancer, located in the body's digestive system.

Screening of Colorectal Cancer4:17

Screening of Colorectal Cancer

Screening not only helps find early stage colorectal cancer but can also prevent some other cancers. Tests include a fecal occult blood test (FOBT), f

Treating Colorectal Cancer3:02

Treating Colorectal Cancer

If your doctor finds signs of cancer you may be referred to a specialist like a gastroenterologist, oncologist or surgeon. If the cancer is small, you

True Life Story: Colon Cancer2:03

True Life Story: Colon Cancer

In this episode of True Life Story, Brooke shares her personal experience of her battle with Stage 4 colon cancer.

Colon Cancer Symptoms You Can’t Afford to Ignore3:08

Colon Cancer Symptoms You Can’t Afford to Ignore

If you notice these colon cancer signs, see a doc ASAP.

Lung Cancer

Types of Lung Cancer: New Thinking You Need to Know2:42

Types of Lung Cancer: New Thinking You Need to Know

Lung cancer type informs treatment, so get educated.

The Top Lung Cancer Causes (Besides Smoking)0:56

The Top Lung Cancer Causes (Besides Smoking)

If you don't smoke, you still need to know about these lung cancer causes.

The 9 Lung Cancer Symptoms People Ignore1:51

The 9 Lung Cancer Symptoms People Ignore

Doctors wish patients paid more attention to these.

Lung Cancer Tests: How Doctors Screen for Lung Cancer1:30

Lung Cancer Tests: How Doctors Screen for Lung Cancer

Here's what to know about diagnosing lung cancer as early as possible.

The Different Stages of Lung Cancer1:21

The Different Stages of Lung Cancer

Dr. Abraham Chachoua, a doctor who treats patients with lung cancer, explains the different stages of non-small cell lung cancer.

Getting an Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Diagnosis: What You Need to Know4:11

Getting an Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Diagnosis: What You Need to Know

Most lung cancers are found when they’re harder to treat, but breakthrough therapies are prolonging and improving patients’ quality of life.

The Lung Cancer Stigma Is Real and Devastating to Patients—Here’s What to Do About It2:35

The Lung Cancer Stigma Is Real and Devastating to Patients—Here’s What to Do About It

“No patient deserves to have lung cancer, whether they've smoked or not.”

Caring for a Lung Cancer Patient: 6 Ways Loved Ones Can Help2:10

Caring for a Lung Cancer Patient: 6 Ways Loved Ones Can Help

“Patients diagnosed with lung cancer need help. No one can do this alone.”

Proper Nutrition During Lung Cancer Treatment: What Patients Need to Know2:14
Treating Lung Cancer with Immunotherapy: How These Groundbreaking Drugs Work2:34

Treating Lung Cancer with Immunotherapy: How These Groundbreaking Drugs Work

“Immunotherapies have really caused a paradigm shift in our treatment of lung cancer patients.”

Treating Lung Cancer with Targeted Therapy: How These Groundbreaking Drugs Work3:47

Treating Lung Cancer with Targeted Therapy: How These Groundbreaking Drugs Work

Many lung cancer patients see improvement after just a couple weeks.

Multiple Myeloma

Mark's Multiple Myeloma Story6:05

Mark's Multiple Myeloma Story

Mark, a Multiple Myeloma patient from Zimbabwe, tells us his story about his Multiple Myeloma treatment and his experience living with the condition.

Mark's Multiple Myeloma Treatment5:16

Mark's Multiple Myeloma Treatment

In this video, Mark describes the treatment process for Multiple Myeloma that he went through as well as his recovery.

Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma

True Life Story: Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma2:14

True Life Story: Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma

Hear Sandy's cancer story of his experience being diagnosed with non-hodgkins lymphoma. He describes his experience & going through cancer treatment.

True Life Story: Metastasized Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma2:44

True Life Story: Metastasized Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Hear Sylvia's experience with non-hodgkin's lymphoma. She began non-hodgkin's lymphoma treatment and eventually became a cancer survivor.

Osteosarcoma

True Life Story: Osteosarcoma2:25

True Life Story: Osteosarcoma

In this episode of True Life Story, Wendy shares her cancer story with osteosarcoma. When chemo didn't work, she had to get a leg amputation.

Prostate Cancer

What is Prostate Cancer?3:30

What is Prostate Cancer?

What is prostate cancer? It's a cancer that develops in the prostate gland, and there are signs of prostate cancer that you should look out for.

Prostate Cancer Treatment: Watchful Waiting2:10

Prostate Cancer Treatment: Watchful Waiting

A prostate cancer diagnosis can be scary. The recommended prostate cancer treatment is watchful waiting, which is used for slow growing cancers.

Treating & Preventing Prostate Cancer3:25

Treating & Preventing Prostate Cancer

In this video, Dr. Paul Knoepflmacher discusses prostate cancer treatment & tips on preventing prostate cancer. Watchful waiting is a common treatment

Men: Ejaculating *This* Much May Lower Your Risk of Prostate Cancer by 36%0:56

Men: Ejaculating *This* Much May Lower Your Risk of Prostate Cancer by 36%

Setting aside “you time” may be healthier than you think.

Skin Cancer

What is Skin Cancer?4:24

What is Skin Cancer?

What is skin cancer? There are two types of skin cancer: melanoma and non-melanoma. Melanoma is more severe than non-melanoma.

Skin Cancer: Prevent & Treat4:47

Skin Cancer: Prevent & Treat

In this video, Dr. Bobby Buka explains how to keep your skin protected to prevent skin cancer. He also shares the ways to spot and treat skin cancer.

How to do a Skin Self Exam3:51

How to do a Skin Self Exam

You should give yourself a skin self-exam every month noting where you have freckles or moles. Be on the lookout for changes in these markings as well

Why do a Skin Self Exam?2:47

Why do a Skin Self Exam?

In this video, Shonda Schilling, melanoma survivor and founder of the SHADE Foundation, discusses the importance of regular skin self-exams.

True Life Story: Melanoma3:52

True Life Story: Melanoma

In this episode of True Life Story, Shonda Schilling shares her skin cancer story & brings melanoma awareness through her SHADE foundation.

OK, Does a Base Tan Really Prevent Sunburn?0:52

OK, Does a Base Tan Really Prevent Sunburn?

Here’s what to know before heading off on your beach vacay.

Here’s Exactly How to Treat a Bad Sunburn (+ When to See a Doc)1:16

Here’s Exactly How to Treat a Bad Sunburn (+ When to See a Doc)

Scorched by the sun? Here’s how to soothe that sizzled skin.

Melanoma

What Is Melanoma?2:21

What Is Melanoma?

In this video, Dr. Anna Pavlick explains melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer. Dr. Pavlick also explains why melanoma is on the rise today.

Signs of Melanoma and When to Get Checked1:35

Signs of Melanoma and When to Get Checked

In this video, Dr. Anna Pavlick explains how to recognize the signs of melanoma, and when you should get checked by a dermatologist.

Melanoma Prevention1:38

Melanoma Prevention

Though melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer, it is preventable. Dr. Pavlick explains steps for melanoma prevention, focusing on sun safety

ABCDE Melanoma Test1:54

ABCDE Melanoma Test

Dr. Pavlick explains how to use the ABCDE melanoma test in order to examine your skin and detect any suspicion lesions before they become dangerous.

Metastatic Melanoma

What is Metastatic Melanoma?2:35

What is Metastatic Melanoma?

Metastatic melanoma isn’t the most common type of skin cancer but it is the most dangerous, as the melanoma cells spread to other parts of the body.

Rare Cancer

True Life Story: Rare Cancer1:46

True Life Story: Rare Cancer

In this episode of True Life Story, Amy shares her personal cancer story with an extremely rare form of cancer. Rare cancers can be difficult to treat

Signs of Soft Tissue Sarcoma You Should Never Ignore2:40

Signs of Soft Tissue Sarcoma You Should Never Ignore

Is it just a bruise, or could it be a kind of cancer called soft tissue sarcoma?

Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment: Understanding Your Options2:47

Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment: Understanding Your Options

Learn the different treatment types for soft tissue sarcoma, a form of cancer.

Risk Factors for Soft Tissue Sarcoma: What Affects Your Odds1:50

Risk Factors for Soft Tissue Sarcoma: What Affects Your Odds

Find out whether you could be at risk for this rare cancer.

Diagnosing Soft Tissue Sarcoma: What Doctors Look For2:16

Diagnosing Soft Tissue Sarcoma: What Doctors Look For

Here’s how doctors confirm a soft tissue sarcoma cancer diagnosis.

Soft Tissue Sarcoma Stages: Understanding Your Diagnosis2:01

Soft Tissue Sarcoma Stages: Understanding Your Diagnosis

Learn about the different stages of soft tissue sarcoma, a type of rare cancer.

Coping with Radiation Side Effects with Soft Tissue Sarcoma2:07

Coping with Radiation Side Effects with Soft Tissue Sarcoma

If you’re getting radiation to treat soft tissue sarcoma, here’s how to deal with potential side effects.

Testicular Cancer, Chemotherapy

True Life Story: Chemotherapy5:01

True Life Story: Chemotherapy

In the video above, Jim shares his personal story of discovering he had testicular cancer and the journey through chemotherapy treatment that followed

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