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Sep 28, 2022

The Weight Conversation with Dr. Gretchen Holmes - Cancering EP7

Meet Dr. Gretchen Holmes. Gretchen is a three-time cancer survivor, one of Dr. JYP's patients, and she holds a doctorate in health communications with a graduate certificate in medical behavioral science from the University of Kentucky. Presently, she works as the designated institutional official for graduate...


Sep 20, 2022

Be A Community Health Hero with Janel Lowman - Cancering Show S3EP27

Meet Janel Lowman, a colleague of Dr. JYP and one of her favorite people. On this episode, they will talk about the function and importance of community health workers and outreach. Janel holds a Master of Health Administration and has more than a decade of community outreach experience with the University of South...


Sep 13, 2022

The Patient-Doctor Relationship with Mike Raita and Dr. Marty Heslin - Cancering Show

In this episode, we have longtime sports broadcaster Mike Raita and his surgeon, Dr. Marty Heslin. Mike Raita is a 35-year veteran of TV sports broadcasting, winning multiple awards over his 27 years spent in Birmingham, Alabama. His career as a sportscaster broke several big Alabama stories, including the Alabama...


Sep 30, 2021

On this episode, Dr. Jennifer Young Pierce talks with teacher, lymphoma survivor and author Glen Mutchnick about his book "Everybody's Got Tzuris," which documents his and others' cancer journeys. "Tzuris" is a Yiddish word that means difficulties, pain or troubles, and Glen says that having cancer definitely fits...


Sep 28, 2021

On this episode, Dr. Jennifer Young Pierce has a very important conversation about cancer risk and prevention with cancer researcher Natalie Gassman, Ph.D. Gassman explains how long-term exposure to the sun, e-cigarettes, common chemicals and BPAs can transform our DNA at the cellular level, possibly causing...