Focusing On You

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FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 034

Breast Cancer - Dr. Rachel Jendro, DO, FACOS

On today's FOY, Heather will talk with Dr. Rachel Jendro, DO, FACOS of UNC Rex Medical Center. Our subject is Breast Cancer. Dr. Jendro is a Doctor of Oncology Breast Cancer Surgery and after all her training she was chosen to continue her training with a Fellowship Surgical study. The hospital in Florida that chose her for the Fellowship Study only choses one Doctor per year.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 033

Caregiving • Deborah Boyle

This edition of FOY is on Caregiving. Lisa talks with Deborah A. Boyle, MSN, RN, AOCNS, FAAN. Mrs. Boyle has written a wonderful and informative book titled "THE CAREGIVER'S COMPANION." The book can be ordered at your favorite bookstore or on Amazon. We know you will want to listen and be encouraged by the conversation .

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 032

Dermatology • Dr. Megan Kaufman

In this edition of FOY, Lisa talks with Dermatologist Megan Kaufman, MD, FAAD, MSHA. The month of May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month so this edition is very helpful as we approach the nice warm weather to be outside.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 031

Legacy Planning • Gwendolyn Burrell

On this edition of Focusing On You, Lisa talks with Gwendolyn Burrell about Estate Planning, Wills, Power of Attorney, Health Care Power and more. Gwendolyn likes to call it Legacy Planning.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 030

Oncotype and MammaPrint • Heather Jeter

In today's Focusing On You, Elizabeth talks with Heather Jeter from Biotheranostics, Inc. They discuss breast cancer treatments, Oncotype and MammaPrint testing.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 029

Hope Abounds Cancer Patient Resource Notebook • Lisa Cawthorne

In this episode of Focusing On You, Lisa will go through the Cancer Patient Resource Notebook that Hope Abounds, Inc created. This helpful notebook was developed over several years of studies and gathering information to help anyone during their active cancer treatment.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 028

Cardiotoxicity • Dr. Susan Dent, M.D.

This very interesting Focusing On You is an interview with Dr. Susan Dent, M.D. from Duke Cancer Institute (www.dukehealth.org). Our topic is "Cardiotoxicity" - the effects of chemotherapy on the heart.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 027

Being Your Best Self - A Proactive Health & Wellness Approach • Heather Jeter

In today's Focusing on You, Heather talks with Dr. Gabe Frank of Frank Institute in Wilmington North Carolina. During the COVID 19 Virus, Hope Abounds was able to record this interview using virtual software. Today's topic is "Being Your Best Self - A Proactive Health and Wellness Approach."

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 026

3D Nipple Tattoos - Jenean LaCorte

This edition of "Focusing On You" is a subject for many individuals. Lisa talks with Jenean LaCorte of RestorativeTattoos.com. Jenean, a formally trained artist now uses her skills to assist breast cancer patients as well as many other scar restoring artwork.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 025

Colon Cancer • DR. MARIAM SAUER, MD

Heather talks with Dr. Mariam Sauer, MD about colon cancers and many topics to help you understand the cancers and diseases concerning gastroenterological issues.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 024

Prostate Cancer • Dr. Victor Abraham, MD, FACS

Heather talks with Dr. Abraham, MD, FACS from Coastal Urology. Much of this discussion is covering Prostate Cancer.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 023


Heather King, Hope Abounds Education Director, talks with Kendall Mariah about "UNAPOLOGETIC MINISTRY" which is an encouraging Facebook Live webcast. Find our more about this ministry by going to www.unapologeticministry.com

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 022

Gynecological Cancers • Dr. Walter Gajewski, MD

Lisa talks with Dr. Walter Gajewski, MD about Gynecological Cancers. This interesting program helps to explain the different types of Gynecological Cancers and how treatment is prescribed for today's cancer survivor.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 021

Radiation Oncology • Dr. Patrick Maguire, MD

So, you have a cancer diagnosis. Your medical team is saying you need radiation. On this FOCUSING ON YOU Episode, Lisa talks with Dr. Patrick Maguire of Coastal Carolina Radiation Oncology.

FOCUSING ON YOU - Episode 020

Oncologist Cancer Specialist • Dr. Lindsey Prochaska, DO

Today's program Lisa talks with Dr. Lindsey Prochaska, DO. Dr. Prochaska is an oncologist with Cape Fear Cancer Specialist - NHRMC Physician Group. This is a program you may want to watch more that once because it has such important information about the roll of an oncologist during active cancer treatment.