Tuukka Rask, Nutrition Tips, Brokaw on Cancer, and More Video Highlights from 2014

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As 2014 comes to a close, we’re taking a look back at some of our favorite videos from the last year:

 

 

Tom Brokaw: What it Means to Have Cancer

NBC News’ Tom Brokaw, who was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in August 2013, stopped by Dana-Farber in November. We talked with him about his cancer experience and advice he has for fellow patients.

 

Why a Plant-Based Diet is Good for Your Health

Eating a healthy, plant-based, balanced diet can help you manage your weight and may also help reduce your risk for developing certain cancers. Dana-Farber nutritionist Stacy Kennedy, MPH, RD, shared more in our Eating Well During Cancer series.

 

Live Webchat: The Latest in Ovarian Cancer Treatment and Research

Ursula Matulonis, MD, medical director of the Gynecologic Oncology Program at the Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers at Dana-Farber, joined gynecologic oncologists Panos Konstantinopoulos, MD, PhD, and Susana Campos, MD, MPH, for a discussion on the latest treatments and research for ovarian cancer.

View more videos from our live webchat series.

 

Cancer Is…I Am

During the 2014 Young Adult Conference at Dana-Farber, we asked young adult cancer patients, caregivers, and staff members to define cancer, and to also define what they are. This is a compilation of Vine videos that were taken at the conference, held on March 29, 2014.

 

Tuukka Rask Visits the Jimmy Fund Clinic

Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask took a few moments in his off-season to visit with pediatric patients and sign autographs at Dana-Farber’s Jimmy Fund Clinic.

 

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