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In this special AYA episode, Montana Skurka and NHL survivor Cynthia Ghosen discuss the power of positive thinking, staying optimistic, and how goal setting can help you through treatment. Cynthia also shares how family and friends played a key role in her recovery and how her cancer experience has shaped her current career.
download No one left behind on the sad train – A conversation with Cynthia
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In this special AYA episode, guest host Montana Skurka connects with Amanda Saunders, who 13 months after having a heart transplant was diagnosed with post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD). The two discuss what life is like living with a rare blood cancer while completing university and living through a pandemic.
download One in a million –A conversation with Amanda
Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Myelodysplastic syndromes, Myeloproliferative neoplasms, Treatment and side effects, Mental health and wellness
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In this special AYA episode, guest host Montana Skurka connects with Cole Myers. When Cole was 16 he went from competing in triathlons to being diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. The two discuss diagnosis, relapse, and the silver-lining that come from their experiences.
download Can’t come to swim practice... I have cancer – A Conversation with Cole
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In this special episode, guest host Montana Skurka connects with AML survivor Michael Wark. Together they explore topics of blogging and sharing a cancer experience, the importance of support networks, the power of spiritualty, and how his cancer experience has changed his life.
download Un-slumping yourself – A Conversation with Michael
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Guest host Montana Skurka and NHL survivor Samantha Redsky discuss the all things relationships! They explore how a cancer experience can change the relationship you have with yourself, with your loved ones, and even with your own body.
download Not normal, but it’s okay – A conversation with Samantha
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Dr. Kareem Jamani talks to us about CML treatment options and diagnosis.
download Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) -  A conversation with Dr. Kareem Jamani
Leukemia
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Dr. Aly Karsan talks about Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) diagnosis, treatments, causes and research.
download Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) - A Conversation with Dr. Aly Karsan
Leukemia
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Michelle Lambert speaks with Veronica Vardy, mother of 5 year old Amelia who is an ALL survivor. Veronica discusses the impact cancer had on her daughter, her family, and what her role as caregiver was like.
download When your child is diagnosed with a blood cancer
Diagnosis and tests
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Bob Sisler has been in remission from Angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma, a type of Peripheral T-cell lymphoma, since 2015. Bob shares with us his personal experience with diagnosis, treatments, and life after blood cancer. As a Peer Support Volunteer, Bob gives back to the blood cancer community through the LLSC’s First Connection program.
download Peripheral T-cell lymphoma - A Conversation with Bob Sisler
Lymphoma
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Dr. Abish shares insights into what it’s like treating children and teens, and the complexities of serving this youngest age group as well as their follow up care. Dr. Abish attended McGill and then completed pediatric training at the IWK Health Centre , as well as a fellowship in pediatric hematology and Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
download Treating pediatric blood cancer with Dr. Abish
Treatment and side effects