MSK Cancer Straight Talk

Diane Reidy-Lagunes

MSK Cancer Straight Talk is a podcast that brings together patients and experts, to have straightforward evidence-based conversations. Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Dr. Diane Reidy-Lagunes hosts, with a mission to educate and empower patients and their family members.

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Podcast | 27:00

Understanding the Basics of the “C-word”: What Is Cancer?

In the first episode of MSK Cancer Straight Talk, Dr. Diane Reidy-Lagunes speaks with MSK medical oncologist Matthew Matasar. They’ll drill down to the cancer basics, explaining the staging system, the treatment options, and the role of clinical trials.