Cancer

Cancer Surgery: A Helpful Overview to Know 3:32

Cancer Surgery: A Helpful Overview to Know

Get the facts on different kinds of cancer surgery.

Promising Cancer Treatments 2:27

Promising Cancer Treatments

Doctors and scientists are continuing to develop new treatments to fight cancer. A few of these include immunotherapies, cancer vaccines, and hormone

Radiation & Chemotherapy 3:49

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 Treat 2:08

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 Cancer 0:44

How Immunotherapy Can Treat Lung Cancer

New research has made this treatment even more effective.

How Immunotherapy Has Revolutionized Treatment for Melanoma 0:47

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 Understand 3:06

Types of Immunotherapy Cancer Patients Need to Understand

Immunotherapy is an umbrella term for different treatment options.

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 Chemo 4:07

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 Infections 1:27

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 Loss 1:23

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 - Fatigue 1:22

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 Treat 2:08

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 Cancer 0:44

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 Melanoma 0:47

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 Understand 3:06

Types of Immunotherapy Cancer Patients Need to Understand

Immunotherapy is an umbrella term for different treatment options.

Breast Cancer

The Breast Cancer Symptoms All Women Need to Know 3:13

The Breast Cancer Symptoms All Women Need to Know

It's not just lumps to look out for.

An Ob-Gyn's Tips for How to Do a Breast Self Exam 3:51

An Ob-Gyn's Tips for How to Do a Breast Self Exam

It's all about getting to know what's normal and not.

True Life Story: Breast Cancer 3:39

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 It 4:06

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 It 3:26

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 Like 3:58

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 Cancer 1:33

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 Changes 2:41

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 Normal 3:15

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 Cancer 3:05

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

The Most Common Breast Cancer Misconceptions (Debunked by Real Patients)

A “family history” can start with anyone.

Breast Cancer: It Affects Men, Too 2:23

Breast Cancer: It Affects Men, Too

It’s not just women who should be concerned.

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.

Signs of Colorectal Cancer 2:40

Signs of Colorectal Cancer

In this video, Dr. Roshini Raj explains some important signs of colorectal cancer, as well as any risk factors of colorectal cancer.

Screening of Colorectal Cancer 4:17

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 Cancer 3:02

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 Cancer 2:03

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.

Lung Cancer

Types of Lung Cancer: New Thinking You Need to Know 2:42

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 Ignore 1:51

The 9 Lung Cancer Symptoms People Ignore

Doctors wish patients paid more attention to these.

Lung Cancer Tests: How Doctors Screen for Lung Cancer 1:30

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 Cancer 1:21

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.

Multiple Myeloma

Mark's Multiple Myeloma Story 6:05

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 Treatment 5:16

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 Lymphoma 2:14

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 Lymphoma 2:44

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: Osteosarcoma 2:25

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 Waiting 2:10

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 Cancer 3:25

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

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 & Treat 4:47

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 Exam 3:51

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: Melanoma 3:52

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.

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 Checked 1:35

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 Prevention 1:38

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 Test 1:54

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 Cancer 1:46

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

Testicular Cancer, Chemotherapy

True Life Story: Chemotherapy 5:01

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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