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The C Word

The C Word brings voices of lived experience to an issue that affects so many of us. Drawing on their own experiences, Helen speaks to other Kiwis whose lives have been impacted by cancer.

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  • Producer / Presenter: Helen King

    A born-and-bred Westie, Helen is a keen bike rider and mental wellbeing advocate, and is the founding member of Nutters Ride Together. A survivor of breast cancer, she is exploring ways of expanding the conversation around cancer and the impact it has on people’s lives. A journalist by training, Helen spent time as a radio producer at Radio Live and currently works in community engagement.

The C Word

Sunday, 17 January, 2021

The C Word

Helen King and guests share their experience of cancer and its impact on their lives

Previous podcasts

  • SUNDAY 10/01/2021

  • SUNDAY 3/01/2021

  • SUNDAY 27/12/2020

  • SUNDAY 20/12/2020

  • Radical remission

    • SUNDAY 13/12/2020
    • Health

    When Julianne O'Brien walked into the oncology unit at Auckland Hospital she felt an overwhelming sense of sadness. Following a diagnosis of triple negative breast cancer she had a mastectomy and was advised to have chemotherapy treatment. Julianne chose a different path and shares how she found hope and a new way of living on this episode of the C Word. Note: All views expressed are the person's own and are not meant to act as medical advice. Please discuss any concerns with your health with a medical professional.

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