Real Pink

Real struggles. Real help. Real courage.

About the show

Real Pink, a podcast by Susan G. Komen, is taking real conversations about breast cancer from the doctor's office to your living room. Hosted by Adam Walker, episodes feature candid conversations with survivors, researchers, physicians, and more. Find answers to your toughest questions and clear, actionable steps to live a better life, longer. At Real Pink, compassionate storytelling meets real inspiration and real support.

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Episodes

  • Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer with Janet St. James

    November 18th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  13 mins 12 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    Today, we’re going to talk about metastatic breast cancer, or Stage IV breast cancer. Metastatic breast cancer is breast cancer that has spread beyond the breast to other organs in the body - most often the bones, lungs, liver or brain.

  • Emerging Areas of Research and Treatment with Josh Neman

    November 11th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  9 mins 49 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    Josh Neman joins the podcast to discuss the promising new treatments and targeted therapies being developed.

  • Advice from My Personal Breast Cancer Journey with Monique Robinson

    November 4th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  15 mins 27 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    Our listeners have shared that hearing real-life stories from other survivors and sharing in their experience can be healing, uplifting and empowering. Today Monique Robinson joins the podcast to share her story.

  • Episode 28: Clinical Trials May Be Your Best Option with Dr. Kathy Miller

    October 28th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  13 mins 46 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    This episode shares the truth about clinical trials and how to find options that best meet your needs.

  • Helping Yourself through Healthy Living with Wendy Kozel

    October 21st, 2019  |  Season 1  |  12 mins 18 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    In this episode, special guest Wendy Kozel joins the podcast.

  • What Happens When Your Breast Cancer Treatment Ends with Pam Kohl

    October 18th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  15 mins 56 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    This week on Real Pink we are hosting daily conversations about metastatic breast cancer (MBC) as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In the US alone, MBC is expected to kill 42,000 people.

  • Living with MBC with Jerri Johnson

    October 17th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  16 mins 51 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    This week on Real Pink we are hosting daily conversations about metastatic breast cancer (MBC) as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In the US alone, MBC is expected to kill 42,000 people.

  • Only Research Will Find New Treatments for MBC with Kelly Shanahan

    October 16th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  19 mins 39 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    This week on Real Pink we are hosting daily conversations about metastatic breast cancer (MBC) as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In the US alone, MBC is expected to kill 42,000 people.

  • Emerging Areas of Treatment with Dr. Donald McDonnell

    October 15th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  19 mins 31 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    This week on Real Pink we are hosting daily conversations about metastatic breast cancer (MBC) as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In the US alone, MBC is expected to kill 42,000 people.

  • When Breast Cancer Hides in Plain Sight with Lynda Weatherby

    October 14th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  17 mins 49 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    This week on Real Pink we are hosting daily conversations about metastatic breast cancer (MBC) as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In the US alone, MBC is expected to kill 42,000 people.

  • What’s Your Family History? with Dr. Susan Domchek

    October 7th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  14 mins 36 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    Even though you cannot change your genetic makeup, knowing your family health history can help you reduce your risk of developing any kind of health concerns.

  • Breast Cancer is Unacceptable with Paula Schneider

    September 30th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  13 mins 13 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    In this episode we are joined by special guest Paula Schneider.

  • Becoming a Change Agent through Public Policy Advocacy with Jamie Jones

    September 23rd, 2019  |  Season 1  |  8 mins 2 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    The annual Advocacy Summit in Washington, D.C., included visits to more than 400 offices asking legislators to take action across a number of critical legislative issues.

  • Supporting a Loved One with Metastatic Breast Cancer with Michael Allio

    September 16th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  17 mins 11 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    Having a family member or friend with metastatic breast cancer is challenging. For people who love and care for the person with the metastatic breast cancer, it can be difficult to know what to say and how to help.

  • When you Don't Have the Words with Molly Grantham

    September 9th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  16 mins 43 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    Many of our listeners here at Real Pink are breast cancer survivors, and they know first-hand the fear, confusion, anxiety of a breast cancer diagnosis. Today guest Molly Grantham shares her experience with being a breast cancer supporter.

  • Everyone Deserves to Grow Up With a Mom with Kyla Thompson (More Than Pink Special Episode)

    September 2nd, 2019  |  Season 1  |  23 mins 42 secs
    breast cancer, cancer, genetic testing, invasive ductal carcinoma, mammogram, mastectomy, metastatic, non-profit, oncology, race for the cure, radiation, research, susan g. komen, triple negative

    In this episode, guest host Suzanne Stone chats with Kyla Thompson, founder of #pinkkids about losing her mom to breast cancer.