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People with lung cancer shouldn't feel shame about smoking

6/29/2018
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Dr. Terry Kraus goes over and explains four new cancer studies: A study on chemotherapy in non-small cell carcinoma of the lung; a study about PDL1; a study about lung cancer patients not feeling shame about their diagnosis; and a report by the FDA about drug manufacturers who don't cooperate in the development of generic drugs.

Duration:00:19:04

Is chemotherapy needed for early breast cancers?

6/15/2018
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Dr. Terry Kraus goes over and explains three new cancer studies: A study suggesting chemotherapy is not necessary for patients with early breast cancers, and two studies showing the importance of exercise in increasing the chance of surviving cancer. Website: www.ihatecancerpodcast.com Twitter: @DrTKraus

Duration:00:19:25

Lest We Forget: Memorial Day Special

5/18/2018
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In a special episode of the podcast, Dr. Terry Kraus shares four stories of heroism from ordinary Americans on December 7, 1941. Website: www.ihatecancerpodcast.com Twitter: @DrTKraus

Duration:00:12:59

Preventing Breast Cancer

5/4/2018
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Dr. Terry Kraus goes over the strategies women can implement to lessen their risk of developing breast cancer. These practices include diet and exercise, regular beast exams and mammograms, and moderate alcohol consumption. Website: www.ihatecancerpodcast.com Twitter: @DrTKraus

Duration:00:29:32

Preventing Prostate Cancer

4/13/2018
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Dr. Terry Kraus covers some strategies for preventing prostate cancer. We all know that diet and exercise are important, that cigarettes are dangerous, and that alcohol should be consumed in moderation. But what about behaviors like drinking coffee or taking vitamins? How do these affect the risk of developing prostate cancer? And why do African American men develop prostate cancer at a higher rate than other men, and what should African American men do about their higher risk? Dr. Kraus...

Duration:00:29:34

Easter Special: "The Man In The Red Bandana"

3/30/2018
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Dr. Terry Kraus explains the mission statement for his podcast: To inform and empower people all around the world through knowledge about cancer, from an oncologist with more than four decades of experience treating patients. In a special episode during the Easter Season, Dr. Kraus has a message and a story about the importance of sacrifice and rejuvenation. Get more information at www.ihatecancerpodcast.com. Article Dr. Kraus references: 7 incredible stories of heroism on 9/11

Duration:00:17:35

Potential Side Effects of Prostate Cancer Treatment

3/23/2018
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Dr. Kraus goes over the potential side effects associated with treatments for prostate cancer, including erectile dysfunction and incontinence. Get more information at www.ihatecancer.com.

Duration:00:10:46

Surgical Treatment Options For Intermediate Prostate Cancer

3/9/2018
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Dr. Kraus covers the surgical treatment options for people who have intermediate prostate cancer, including factors to consider when deciding on a treatment option and a doctor. Learn more at www.ihatecancerpodcast.com

Duration:00:12:51

Intermediate Prostate Cancer Staging

2/23/2018
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In the latest entry in his miniseries on prostate cancer, Dr. Terry Kraus explains how the staging for intermediate prostate cancer works, including a breakdown of the Gleason score system. For more information, visit www.ihatecancerpodcast.com.

Duration:00:17:57

The Hazards of E-Cigarettes

2/9/2018
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The manufacturers of electronic cigarettes claim that "vaping" is safer than smoking. In fact, a "scientific study" got a lot of news attention recently for its conclusion that vaping is safe. Dr. Terry Kraus examines that study and questions its methods and findings, and shares what he knows about the dangers of e-cigarettes and nicotine in general. Learn more at www.ihatecancerpodcast.com Twitter: @DrTKraus

Duration:00:26:09

Prostate Cancer, part 2

1/26/2018
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In part 2 of Dr. Kraus's miniseries on prostate cancer, he continues to cover the basics of prostate cancer and how it is diagnosed. Learn more at www.IHateCancerPodcast.com.

Duration:00:15:55

Prostate Cancer, part 1

1/12/2018
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In part 1 of a new miniseries on prostate cancer, Dr. Terry Kraus covers the basics of prostate cancer, including risk factors, prevalence, treatments, and survival rates. Learn more at www.IHateCancerPodcast.com.

Duration:00:29:26

Breast Cancer Genetics

12/29/2017
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Dr. Terry Kraus explains the genetic risk factors that can lead to breast cancer. What are BRCA 1 and BRCA 2, and what does it mean if a person has them? How can genetic testing be obtained, and how much does it cost? Which ethnic groups have a higher genetic risk of developing breast cancer? What does it mean for a woman's chances of developing breast cancer if she has a relative who has had it? How do US laws such as the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 protect people...

Duration:00:33:25

Breast Exams

12/18/2017
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How can breast exams help detect breast cancer? How are they done, and how often should they be done? Dr. Terry Kraus explains why he believes breast exams are important, how often they should be done, and how to conduct a good, thorough self-examination. Dr. Kraus then explains some of the terminology surrounding breast cancer, how hormones interact with breast cancer, and the various forms of hormonal therapies as treatments for breast cancer. Website:...

Duration:00:15:49

Mammograms

12/1/2017
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How important are mammograms, and why are they controversial? Dr. Terry Kraus explains, and gives his thoughts on how often women should receive mammograms. Website: www.ihatecancerpodcast.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/oncologyconsultingservices Twitter: @DrTKraus

Duration:00:17:25

Veterans Day Reflections: An Epitaph Of Vietnam

11/10/2017
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In a special episode of the podcast, Dr. Kraus reflects on his experiences in the Vietnam War and on the experiences of other veterans he knows. Visit www.ihatecancerpodcast.com for more episodes and to learn more about the topics discussed.

Duration:00:14:54

Breast Cancer Risk Factors

11/3/2017
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What factors increase the risk of a woman developing breast cancer? Dr. Terry Kraus covers these (which include genetics, medical history, and behavioral factors among others) as well as the importance of diet and exercise in reducing the risk of breast cancer, statistical evidence on the prevalence of breast cancer among women, and how men can be aware of male breast cancer. Website: www.terrykrausmd.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/oncologyconsultingservices Twitter: @DrTKraus

Duration:00:22:15

What To Look For In A Cancer Doctor

10/20/2017
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Dr. Terry Kraus goes over his tips for how people who have cancer and their families can evaluate and choose physicians to treat their cancer. He explains why it's important that the doctor and the doctor's staff treat you and your family with respect, dignity, and discretion; why it's important for your doctor's office to maintain a clean and sanitary environment to avoid making you more sick; and why your doctor should respect your time. Dr. Kraus also shares his scorecard for grading...

Duration:00:25:40

What To Look For In A Cancer Hospital

10/13/2017
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Dr. Terry Kraus explains what patients who have cancer should look for when deciding on a cancer hospital. Is the hospital staff courteous? Are the facilities clean? Is the hospital accredited with the American College of Surgeons? Dr. Kraus goes over these tips and more in the first episode of I Hate Cancer, a show for patients with cancer and their families or for anyone interested in learning about cancer from a physician with more than four decades of experience in oncology. Learn...

Duration:00:23:24