Rank #1: Season Two Teaser!
For season two, we have more fantastic guests whose stories are as dynamic as they are, but we’re also going to dig a bit deeper into those cancer conversations that I mentioned because the intersection of cancer and life isn’t a static place. We don’t stand still, we keep moving forward despite, or maybe because of the places we’ve been. Stay tuned for new episodes starting next Thursday! http://theintersectionofcancerandlife.com
Rank #2: 012: Ellis Emerson
Ellis is a mother, runner, & cancer survivor who was diagnosed with Stage 3 Melanoma in October 2017, right after her 32nd birthday. In a little over a year, Ellis has thrown the first pitch at a MLB game, went cliff jumping in Puerto Rico, took a flying lesson in Iceland, & got married. In July of 2018, she ran 135 miles across Death Valley as part of the Badwater Ultramarathon. Full show notes https://www.mouthoffnetwork.com/the-intersection-of-cancer-and-life-episodes/012-ellis-emerson
Rank #3: 004: Robin Browne (stage IV breast cancer survivor and co-host of the podcast “That’s the Spirit”)
Robin Browne is 31 years old and is a stage IV breast cancer survivor and a regular contributor to Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls website. She's also the co-host of the podcast “That’s the Spirit” and is fascinated by all things spooky and dark. She has one cat and can usually be found watching reality TV in bed. Full show notes here: https://www.mouthoffnetwork.com/the-intersection-of-cancer-and-life-episodes/004-robin-browne Website: http://www.theintersectionofcancerandlife.com/
Rank #4: 002: Justin Birckbichler (a men’s health activist, a testicular cancer survivor, and the founder of aBallsySenseofTumor.com)
Justin Birckbichler is a men’s health activist, a testicular cancer survivor, and founder of aBallsySenseofTumor.com. From being diagnosed in November 2016 at the age of 25 to finishing chemo in January 2017, to being cleared in remission in March, he has been passionate about sharing his story to spread awareness about testicular cancer and promote open conversation about men's health. Full show notes: https://www.mouthoffnetwork.com/the-intersection-of-cancer-and-life-episodes/002-justin-birckbichle
Rank #5: 001: Nora McMahon (founder of Cancer Grad)
Nora was diagnosed with ovarian cancer at 39 years old in March of 2015. After undergoing a hysterectomy, oophorectomy, and debulking surgery, she endured 4 months of aggressive chemo. Nora founded Cancer Grad, an online platform for young adults with cancer to share their stories and unique perspectives surrounding their diagnoses. Full show notes at: https://www.mouthoffnetwork.com/the-intersection-of-cancer-and-life-episodes/001-nora-mcmahon
Rank #6: Coming Soon: The Intersection of Cancer and Life
This podcast is a conversational look at the lives we rebuild for ourselves after a cancer diagnosis. Host Emily Garnett and guests discuss the changes, challenges, and unexpected shifts that have occurred while living with cancer. These conversations emphasize the fact that there is no one-size-fits-all approach to rebuilding a life after diagnosis and creates a space to better understand the lives we lead with cancer.