In this episode, Jeff and Rudy talk to metastatic prostate cancer haver Doug Sparling about cancer vocabulary. These are words that aren’t necessarily offensive to patients but are definitely perceived in ways that may not be intended.
Making your way in the world today takes everything you've got.
Taking a break from all your worries, sure would help a lot.
Wouldn't you like to get away? Well, Jeff and Rudy are here to commiserate, especially if you have incurable cancer like they do. They discuss the importance of watching The Office, Marvel movies, and even The Three Stooges! Who needs therapy when you have Baby Yoda? Please listen, share, and subscribe!
Jeff and Rudy get professional advice from 2 of the hosts of the popular Attached podcast (which explores good and bad relationship advice through the perspective of pop culture). Dr. Sarah Woods and Dr. Patricia Roberson better understand some of the issues at play when cancer enters a relationship equation whether romantic or familial. Will it save Jeff and Rudy’s fragile relationship or is it too late? Listen to find out. The Attached podcast can be found on most podcast platforms.
Everyone gets sick. But when you have cancer, it’ a bit different. This episode focuses on some of the more notable challenges such as compromised immune systems and heightened anxiety. This episode was recorded before the Covid-19 started really waging devastation around the world so that isn’t addressed directly in this conversation, but does hint at what it must be like for cancerinos to experience,
#cancer #covid19 #coronavirus #leukemia #braincancer #immunocompromised
People like to complain about their doctors so Jeff and Rudy decided to talk to one to see what some of the issues are that medical professionals struggle with and how both docs and patients can deal with them. That’s where Dr. Katherine Peters comes in. In addition to overseeing Rudy’s care at the Robert Tisch Brain Center at Duke University, she teaches the next generation of oncologists and is involved in research. And Rudy and Jeff answer some viewer mail.
In this episode, Jeff and Rudy discuss the amazing Cancer Road Trip which sends cancer survivors on FREE trips to exotic locales with mind-body leaders. Listen and learn more at CancerRoadTrip.com
Rudy and Jeff speak with doctor, author, and cancer patient Dr. Beverly Zavaleta about her book "Braving Chemo" (out 11/11), a valuable resource for anyone living with cancer or their loved ones... available at https://geni.us/QzjW
#bravingchemo #cancer #cancerpodcast #guyswithcancer
Jeff and Rudy discuss the many little losses and mysteries of cancer post initial treatment - everything from hairless calves to found superpowers!
This episode features the podcasts’s first guest in brain cancer survivor, best-selling author, motivational speaker, and finance guru Matthew Newman. If you like this episode and want to learn more about Matt Newman then check out episode 29 of Progressive Panther’s companion series Brain Cancer Diaries here: https://youtu.be/q878FP3nqe4