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My Cancer with Leroy Sievers

My Cancer with Leroy Sievers

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Leroy Sievers writes the "My Cancer" blog on NPR.org hide caption

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For a year now, journalist and blogger Leroy Sievers has spoken candidly, even brutally about his life with cancer. Sievers and contributors to his blog talk about their experience dealing with the disease in front of a live studio audience.

Guests:

Leroy Sievers, journalist, writes the "My Cancer" blog on NPR.org

Dr. Krupali Tejura, finishing final year of medical residency training, specializing in radiation oncology, Emory University

Gretchen Hoag, breast cancer survivor; reads and frequently posts comments on Leroy Sievers blog

Elizabeth Edwards, wife of Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards

Lauren Terrazzano, journalist for Newsday who writes a weekly column called "Life, with Cancer"

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