OPB | Sept. 25, 2013 12:40 p.m.
We'll talk with cancer researcher Brian Druker about the surprise half billion dollar challenge from philanthropists Phil Knight and his wife Penny.
Aug. 14, 2013 12:06 p.m.
We'll discuss the new guidelines adopted by the Health Evidence Review Commission that affect cancer patients on the Oregon Health Plan.
Aug. 07, 2013 12:30 p.m.
In an effort to fight off overdiagnosis and overtreatment, a group of cancer researches suggests removing the word cancer from the names of some tumors.
April 29, 2013 12:35 p.m.
OHSU oncologist Brian Druker says cancer drugs are too expensive and are hurting the health care system.
March 01, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Residents of West Salem are concerned about a rare form of bone cancer that has sickened some children in the area.
Feb. 04, 2013 12:20 p.m.
Journalist Amanda Bennett explores the costs of the healthcare system by sharing the story of her husband's death from cancer.
July 30, 2012 9:30 a.m.
Rural Organizing Project founder Marcy Westerling is taking stock of her life and legacy after a diagnosis of terminal ovarian cancer.
Feb. 02, 2012 9:20 a.m.
Radon is the number two cause of lung cancer in the United States. You can't see it, smell it, or taste it. But is it in your home?
Sept. 20, 2011 9:20 a.m.
The rise of non-communicable diseases such as cancer and heart disease in developing countries has prompted a meeting of United Nations leaders to discuss what should be done to curb the growth.
Nov. 18, 2009 9 a.m.
What are the risks and benefits of screening women for breast cancer?
Call In: 888-665-5TOL (or 665-5865)
On Air: Monday - Friday, Noon - 1 p.m.
Thanks to our Sponsors:become a sponsor
From time to time, Think Out Loud heads to a different town in Oregon or Southwest Washington to find stories that go beyond the daily news. Visit the series here.
Suggest a Topic
Point us in the direction of good guests, juicy topics, feisty conversations, and books, events, or news that might turn into Think Out Loud conversations.
Thanks to our Sponsorsbecome a sponsor
Funding Provided By
Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust
James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation
Dawn and Al Vermeulen