CURE® Speaking Out

The Speaking Out video series ensures that we are giving patients, caregivers, and advocates as much helpful information as possible for their cancer journey. In this series, we work with leading cancer advocacy groups to offer advice and assistance to individuals across various cancer types, as well as their caregivers, advocates, and health care professionals.

Women’s Cancer: Addressing Barriers and Maintaining Health During Treatment Into Survivorship

May 27th 2022

As part of its Speaking Out video series, CURE spoke with Dr. Navya Nair, on behalf of the Foundation for Women’s Cancer, about access to care, maintaining health, genetics and survivorship in women’s cancer.

Highlighting the Importance of Support for Patients and Loved Ones Throughout the Lung Cancer Continuum

April 11th 2022

As part of its Speaking Out video series, CURE spoke with Sarah Miretti Cassidy, director of external affairs at Cancer Hope Network.

Understanding Treatment Planning and Decision-Making in Metastatic Breast Cancer

April 1st 2022

As part of its Speaking Out video series, CURE spoke with experts on treatment planning and decision-making in metastatic breast cancer.

Collaborating to Raise Awareness Around Multiple Myeloma

March 3rd 2022

As part of its Speaking Out video series, CURE spoke with Throwing Bones founder, Kenny Caps about patient-physician communication, treating myeloma as a chronic condition and how to raise more awareness around the disease.

Long-Term Care for MPNs: How Patients and Caregivers Can Find Care Teams and Advocate for Themselves

February 24th 2022

As part of its Speaking Out video series, on behalf of the Canadian MPN Research Foundation, CURE spoke with two experts on the long-term care of myeloproliferative neoplasms.

Discussing the Lung Cancer Continuum: Early Detection, Awareness and Treatment

January 4th 2022

In this Speaking Out video series, CURE speaks to the Go2 Foundation for Lung Cancer.

Starting the Dialogue for Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

December 15th 2021

As part of its Speaking Out video series, CURE discusses NCCN guidelines for the treatment of metastatic triple-negative breast cancer, as well as resourves available for patients.

Understanding von Hippel-Lindau Disease and Its Hereditary Impact

November 3rd 2021

As part of its “Speaking Out” video series, CURE spoke with Stacy Lloyd, board member of the VHL Alliance, about the disease, its treatments and its impact on family discussions around the hereditary cancer.

Addressing Challenges, Offering Support After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis

August 27th 2021

In this Speaking Out video series, CURE spoke with members of TigerLily Foundation about current challenges in breast cancer care, including disparities, and resources patients have available to them.

Elevating the Voice of Patients with Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

July 30th 2021

As part of its Speaking Out video series, CURE discusses myeloproliferative neoplasms, from symptom management to disease progression and treatment.

Understanding Treatment Options in Melanoma

July 9th 2021

On behalf of AiM at Melanoma, Drs. Jeffrey Farma and Sunandana Chandra discuss current and future treatment options for melanoma, including a rare subtype.

Gastric Cancer: Social Disparities and Awareness in Young Adults

June 4th 2021

Doctors Yanghee Woo and Sam Klempner react to the rise in the prevalence of gastric cancer in a younger population of patients and emphasize the need for increased funding and research efforts.

Head and Neck Cancer: Self Exams, Vaccines, Treatment and More

May 12th 2021

In this edition of the Speaking Out video series, on behalf of the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance,CURE spoke with Dr. Michael Moore, from Indiana University School of Medicine about the basics of head and neck cancer.

Addressing Aspects Outside of Treatment, Looking Ahead in Lung Cancer Care

April 7th 2021

CURE spoke with the LUNGevity Foundation about lung cancer and its treatments, as well as aspects to cancer outside of day-to-day care.

Understanding Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

March 3rd 2021

CURE spoke with Dr. Ogori Kalu, on behalf of the Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Foundation, about the psychosocial effects from a diagnosis, as well as treatment and its side effects.

Living With Pancreatic Cancer: a Patient and Provider Perspective

January 24th 2021

On behalf of the National Pancreas Foundation, CURE spoke with Dr. Michael Goggin, from Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Tom Birsic, an executive board member since the organization’s inception, about living with pancreatic cancer.

Learning the Basics of a Rare Disease: Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma

January 19th 2021

On behalf of the Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation, CURE spoke with Drs. Steven M. Horwitz and Lauren Pinter-Brown about the basics of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, as well as current treatment options and those being evaluated for the rare disease.

Treatment Outcomes and Prevention for Pancreatic Cancer

December 18th 2020

CURE spoke with representatives of the National Pancreas Foundation on treatment options and outcomes for pancreatic cancer.

Understanding Disparities in Lung Cancer

November 24th 2020

On behalf of the American Lung Association, CURE spoke with two health care professionals about lung cancer screening, disparities in care and why clinical trials are important to consider.

Learning the Ins and Outs of Metastatic Breast Cancer

October 23rd 2020

On behalf of METAvivor, CURE spoke with Jamil Rivers and Kate Watson about metastatic breast cancer – from its treatment to how it affects individuals and their families.

Early Detection and Risk Factors for Pancreatic Cancer

October 9th 2020

CURE spoke with representatives of the National Pancreas Foundation on the basics of pancreatic cancer - from early screening to genomic and non-genomic risk factors.

Expanding the Horizon for Hairy Cell Leukemia

September 7th 2020

CURE spoke with two physicians, on behalf of the Hairy Cell Leukemia Foundation, about the basics of the disease, as well as its diagnosis and treatment, and also about how patients can learn more about clinical trials.

Discussing Trends in Prostate Cancer

September 1st 2020

On behalf of ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer, CURE spoke with Dr. Charles Ryan about prostate cancer – including the basics, genetics of the disease, developments in advanced prostate cancer and racial disparities.

Learning About Resources in Multiple Myeloma

August 26th 2020

On behalf of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, CURE spoke with five specialists to offer various resources for patients with multiple myeloma.

Understanding Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

August 25th 2020

CURE speaks with Dr. Susan O'Brien, on behalf of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Recognizing a Rare Cancer: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

June 30th 2020

Raising Awareness Around Skin Cancer

May 1st 2020

Understanding Evolving Lung Cancer Treatments

April 3rd 2020

Understanding Early-Age Onset Colorectal Cancer

March 4th 2020

Hot Topics In Cancer Genetic Testing

February 20th 2020