Campfires of Hope

Campfires Of Hope: Living Life Beyond Cancer aims to empower the adult cancer community through storytelling and education. Epic Experience is a Colorado-based nonprofit that is passionate about ensuring no one goes through a cancer ...more

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August 30, 2021 00:38:10
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Changing The Face Of Lung Cancer

On this episode of  Campfires Of Hope: Living Beyond Cancer we welcome Chris Draft. Chris has taken his experience of playing professional football in the NFL for 11 seasons to building Team Draft,  whose mission is to change the face of lung cancer.  Chris experienced lung cancer first hand through Keasha, his wife and Team Draft co-founder and her year-long struggle and passing from stage IV lung cancer.  In this episode we discuss topics such as support, education, treatment advancements, and most of all community also known as YOUR Team.  ...

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August 03, 2021 00:41:50
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Losing A Young Adult Child To Cancer

Description: On this episode of Campfires Of Hope: Living Beyond Cancer we welcome parent caregivers Karen Hines and Susan Krapinski as they discuss caregiving for their young adult daughters and the journey of coping with their passing. They discuss topics such as self care, anxiety, coping with death, and caring on their daughters legacy’s.  ...

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June 30, 2021 00:51:43
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Caregiving as a Parent

On this episode of Campfires Of Hope: Living Beyond Cancer we welcome Epic Experience founder and caregiver Nancy Ferro and Leanne Blackburn. These two woman will share their experience of what it was like to care for their adult child who was diagnosed with cancer. They discuss topics such as self care, anxiety, fears and successes through their cancer experience.  ...

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June 10, 2021 00:33:12
Wigs and Cancer

Wigs and Cancer

On this episode of Campfires of Hope: Living Beyond Cancer we welcome cancer thrivers Amanda Blackburn and Heidi Fuller to discuss Wigs and Cancer. Heidi is the founder and owner of Awakenings Boutique in Louisville, KY. Listen in and hear how Heidi empowered Amanda through her cancer journey. ...

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May 24, 2021 00:31:11
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Why AYA Cancer Matters

On this episode of Campfires of Hope: Living Beyond Cancer we welcome Matthew Zachary as our guest. Matthew is the founder of Stupid Cancer, current CEO of OffScrip Media and host of the Out Of Patients Podcast. In 2007, Matthew founded Stupid Cancer and gave birth to the AYA, young adult cancer movement. Matthew discusses what AYA cancer is, how it is different and why it matters.  ...

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May 04, 2021 00:30:26
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Dating & Cancer

On this podcast of Campfires Of Hope: Living Beyond Cancer we will be discussing Dating & Cancer. Our guests for this episode are cancer thrivers Michael Ferro and Carly Weingart. We will discuss their cancer diagnosis and how they have navigated dating before, during and after a cancer diagnosis.  Our guests will share their initial cancer diagnosis experience, hardships of dating, fertility concerns and  a variety of survivorship topics that have empowered them to live beyond cancer. ...

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