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Phenylketonuria (PKU)

Please note: While our archived programs have great information, they are in an area we are no longer actively maintaining. Since medical progress marches ahead, please see your own doctor and other resources for the latest medical information that’s right for you.

Archived Programs

How Can Cancer Survivors Help the Newly Diagnosed?

Dr. Bob Boyd made the transition from delivering over 10,000 babies to giving back to cancer survivors in a big way.


Coping with Cancer As a Couple

Tish and Rob Beck explain how cancer brought them closer together and share their advice for coping with a cancer diagnosis.


Establishing and Coordinating Caregiver Roles

How can family and friends rally together to help a loved one during a health crisis? Sherea Cary provides tips on recruiting family and friends for caregiver roles when a family member is dealing with a major health concern.


Doctor Turned Cancer Survivor Counsels Newly Diagnosed

Dr. Bob Boyd, a former OB-GYN, was diagnosed with advanced cancer after a routine exam. Now, as a survivor, he gives hope to the newly diagnosed and encourages other survivors to do the same. Watch.


How to Be a Valuable Advocate for Your Loved One

When your loved one is diagnosed with cancer, how can you best help them? Sherea Cary, a caregiver and communications specialist, explains how her father’s prostate cancer diagnosis changed her life and encouraged her to take action.


Cancer and Humor: The Man with the Pink Ribbon Tattoo

Breast cancer in men? Very uncommon. One man's funny story with lessons for all of us.


Genetic Testing for Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk

If you have a strong family history of breast or ovarian cancer, is there a test that could help determine your odds of developing cancer? For some people with certain risk factors, there is. In this podcast, Dr. Kathryn McGonigle explains the BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 gene tests and explores preventative steps for those at an increased risk. Her patient Jane, who tested positive for the BRCA 1 gene, joins the program to share her story and why she feels that the test results saved her life.


Advances in the Treatment of Gynecologic Cancers

This is a program about Advances in the Treatment of Gynecologic Cancers.


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