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  • 01:02

    #369 : STUPID COLON CANCER

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    When Dave Neway was diagnosed with Stage IV Colorectal Cancer in 2013, he and his partner Luis Freitas's lives were turned upside down. Dave and Luis join us to discuss leveraging all available treatment options, and how life after cancer is definitely different. Survivor Spotlight on young adult survivor breast cancer survivor and running coach Katie Anderson.

  • 00:58

    #368 : SPOTLIGHT ON TEEN CANCER ADVOCACY

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    Joy Juice is a non-profit organization that empowers teens and young adults affected by cancer by providing them with fashion makeovers. Joining us is Hodgkin's lymphoma survivor and founder of Joy Juice Danny Alotta to discuss how Joy Juice is helping others face the same experiences he once endured as a teen with cancer. Advocate Spotlight on 3,000 Waves surfer James Bengala. 

  • 01:01

    #361 : TEEN STUPID CANCER

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    Teen cancer. It's a thing and it sucks. Join us on this episode as we welcome teen survivor Brianna Commerford along with her mom Lorraine to get a grasp on what it's like to navigate diagnosis and treatment when you're not a kid and not quite a young adult. In the Survivor Spotlight we welcome teen cancer survivor CJ George.

  • 01:07

    STUPID LUNG CANCER - PART 2

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    In this episode, we welcome Dr. Barbara Gitlitz (Principal Investigator of GoYLC), and young adult lung cancer survivors Sandy Jauregui and Jeff Julian to discuss the genomics of young adult lung cancer, clinical trials and targeted therapies. Survivor/Advocate spotlight on Katie Brown (VP, Survivorship, LUNGEVITY)

  • 00:59

    #367 : JESSE VS. CANCER

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    When stand-up comedian Jesse Case was diagnosed with Stage IV colon cancer in June, he opted to share his experiences with the world via podcast. Jesse joins us to discuss his now viral podcast "Jesse vs. Cancer". Survivor Spotlight on Hodgkin's Lymphoma survivor Jacqueline Piccolo.

  • 00:57

    #364 : CANCER AND ADOPTION

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    While adoption is an option for many patients who want to build a family after cancer treatment, the process of can be long, difficult and very expensive. Joining us to share their experience and insight into this process are Matt and Heidi Cahill, both of whom are young adult survivors and caregivers to each other. Survivor Spotlight on young adult lymphoma survivor Samantha Stanley.

  • 00:54

    #373 : CYCLE OF LIVES

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    On September 2nd, David Richman will begin a 5,000-mile bike tour of the United States in an effort to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. Along his tour de orce he will meet with a variety of people who have been affected by cancer, to write a book. David joins us tonight to share what inspired his upcoming ride and what he hopes to accomplish with his "Cycle of Lives" project. Survivor Spotlight on author and young adult survivor Sophie van der Stap.

  • 00:53

    #371 : SEASON 17 FINALE – CANCERCON 2016 PREVIEW

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    CancerCon 2016 is just right around the corner and joining us to give a sneak peek at what's to come are CancerCon 2016 Steering Committee members Chris Stroh and Sharla Moore. Survivor Spotlight on young adult survivor and PHD student Beth Oppenheim.

  • 01:00

    #370 : SURVIVOR FIT CLUB

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    The Survivor Fit Club is a group designed to help survivors of illness, disease and trauma, to not only get their bodies and minds back into shape.Joining us is the founder of Survivor Fit Club, personal trainer and breast cancer survivor, Holly Boyce, to discuss impact and importance of health and fitness, and how to battle back from illness mentally and physically. Survivor Spotlight on young adult endometrial cancer survivor Megan Murray.

  • 01:00

    #362 : SPOTLIGHT: YOUNG SURVIVAL COALITION

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    Young Survival Coalition (YSC) is the premier organization dedicated to the unique issues of women diagnosed with breast cancer under the age of 40. Joining us from YSC are young adult breast cancer survivor Jennifer Merschdorf (CEO) and Stacey Lewis (Chief Program Officer and Deputy Chief Executive), to discuss the impact of YSC, the purpose and history of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Pinkwashing. In the Survivor Spotlight we welcome writer and artist Emily Helck.

  • 00:16

    The Miracle of Young Adult Independence-Darrell Fraize, Onward Transitions-ME

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    Most parents look at their teenage children and despair of them ever successfully becoming a mature and successful adult observed Darrell Fraize, Co-founder of Onward Transitions in Maine to Lon January 15, 2016.  Listen to Darrell explain the steps they take struggling young adults through that can also be adopted by parents.


    Contact: Darrell Fraize 207-712-1181 darrell@onwardtransitions.com www.onwardtransitions.com


    Lon Woodbury 208-267-7717 lonwoodbury@gmail.com www.strugglingteens.com


    This is one of a series of short interviews about new developments in the network of private, parent-choice residential schools and programs helping struggling teens and young adults. The guests are innovative leaders in this network.  To hear other interviews in this series, click on "Follow" above, or click on  The Woodbury Report or www.strugglingteens.com