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Michael Kornicoch shares his story of being diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) through to remission.
download Living with AML - A Conversation with Michael Kornicoch
Leukemia
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Tiffany Woodworth shares her story of receiving a Hodgkin lymphoma diagnosis as a young adult, and the supports that she received during her experience.
download Living with Hodgkin Lymphoma - A Conversation with Tiffany Woodworth
Lymphoma
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Dr. Florian Kuchenbauer explains the basics of AML diagnosis, treatment, side effects, and research.
download Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) - Overview with Dr. Florian Kuchenbauer
Leukemia
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In the last 10 years, there have been many advancements in the treatment of MPNs. In combination with a better overall understanding of its causes and what contributes to its progression, Dr. Dawn Maze says it is a very "exciting" time in the treatment of MPNs.

In this episode, Dr. Maze, a hematologist at Toronto's Princess…
download Dr. Dawn Maze Podcast - Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN): Progress in treatment
Myeloproliferative neoplasms
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It's not at all surprising that when Eric Pitters was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) he told his doctor, "I've got a cancer and I want it treated now." However, his doctor explained that it would be best to use an approach called Watch & Wait. Several studies have shown that early treatment does not have benefits…
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Brent Kirchner returned from an afternoon at the local pool not feeling well and thinking he was coming down with the flu. As his symptoms worsened, he ended up in the hospital and in an induced coma to help clear his lungs of fluid. Brent was eventually diagnosed with hairy cell leukemia, a type of cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many white blood…
download Diagnosis and treatment of hairy cell leukemia: Brent Kirchner shares his story
Leukemia
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When she was a first-year resident, Dr. Mary-Margaret Keating's grandfather was diagnosed with a fast-growing lymphoma. At the time, she was unable to answer many questions from her family. It made her more interested in trying to understand the disease and was one of the factors that influenced her to specialize in treating lymphomas. Dr. Keating, a…
download Understanding a diagnosis of lymphoma and what's to come with Dr. Mary-Margaret Keating
Diagnosis and tests
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While her experience with an aggressive form of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) was filled with uncertainty - waiting for a diagnosis, not knowing the effects of chemotherapy, undergoing a stem cell transplant - Sarah Robertson says she learned some important lessons. She discovered she had an incredible supportive network of family and friends. She also says…
download What I learned from my AML experience: Sarah Robertson shares her story
Leukemia, Mental health and wellness
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When Darren Bessette was re-diagnosed with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) in 2019, it was more difficult to treat. Darren says he was fortunate to get access to a "revolutionary" new treatment through a clinical trial. Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy is a way to get immune cells called T cells to fight cancer by changing them…
download Darren Bessette explains how "revolutionary" treatment used to treat his DLBCL
Lymphoma, Treatment and side effects
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When she was diagnosed with Philadelphia positive acute ALL (PH+ ALL) in 2007, Jeanette Castillo leaned heavily on her healthcare background to cope. Having seen many people go through their own health challenges with a hopeful perspective, she adopted a similar attitude. Now 14 years post-stem cell transplant, Jeannette admits is was a long a scary road,…
download Embracing fear and courage: Jeannette Castillo shares her Ph+ ALL experience
Leukemia