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Not your Grandma's cancer show

Our podcast, Not Your Grandma’s Cancer Show, is devoted to the young adult cancer experience.

Hosted by Tatum de Roeck, we cover the hot topics and issues that we know get talked about A LOT. Like what you hear? Follow the show on Twitter @NYGCS. And if you’ve got an idea for a show, get in touch!

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    Dating can be tough at the best of times - but what about after cancer? In this podcast, Robin and Jess join Tatum in the studio to talk about the good, the bad and the ugly of dating after cancer.
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    When your parents have cancer: Produced in partnership with students from Townley Grammar School, in this episode Tatum talks to Chloe and Ed about what it's like to be a teenager whose parent has cancer and how adults can help them cope.
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    Shh: We don't talk about cancer: How do we respond when someone tells us to keep quiet about our diagnosis? In this episode Tatum talks to three guests who've had that experience. Jelilat Oyetunji, Precious Jason & Anoushe Husseiney share how they reacted and let us in on how their responses evolved over time.
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    Travel, Insurance and Cancer:Tatum interviews Fiona Macrae, Shine member and founder of InsuranceWith and also talks to Kate about travelling after cancer treatment.
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    Menage a Trois - otherwise known as Anxiety, Stress & PTSD: In this, the third show in the series, Tatum talks to three young adults that have all faced a diagnosis of cancer and then coped with symptoms of anxiety, stress or PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). Richard, Greig & Natalie discuss their experiences and talk about ways of coping.
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    Sex and cancer: Tatum welcomes Dr Isabel White, a Psychosexual Therapist and Oncology Nurse based at the Royal Marsden. Together they discuss common issues faced by men and women during and after cancer treatment and answer your questions. (stay tuned after the closing credits for advice on where to get further support)
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    Scanxiety: Tatum interviews Ceinwen Giles, a founding Trustee of Shine, and then talks about "scanxiety" with Christopher and Meera, two young adults living with cancer.

Not Your Grandma’s Cancer Show hosted by Tatum de Roeck