Kairol Rosenthal, author of Everything Changes: The Insider’s Guide to Cancer in Your 20s and 30s, will be featured on National Public Radio‘s “Fresh Air,” hosted by veteran journalist Terry Gross, talking about the challenges of young adults facing cancer. Topics covered range from dating, fertility, and careers after cancer to COBRA and healthcare reform.
Iva Skoch, a young adult colon cancer patient and journalist, is also interviewed (read her recent article about how cancer patients are using humor to cope with cancer, in Newsweek).
The program is scheduled to air today (9/8/09) on NPR stations across the country. “Fresh Air” is also streamed on NPR’s website, weekdays 9-10 a.m. and 6-7 p.m. ET. Check the NPR website for program scheduling in your area.