Beating Cancer Daily with Saranne Rothberg ~ Stage IV Cancer Survivor

Beating Cancer Daily with Saranne Rothberg ~ Stage IV Cancer Survivor

“Beating Cancer Daily'' is a unique bite-sized podcast for cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, healthcare professionals, and others. In just a few minutes each day, you'll get personal techniques to immediately build your resilience, boost your hopefulness, and spark your humor to significantly improve the quality of your day. Your host, Saranne Rothberg, is a globally recognized stage IV survivor, cancer mindset researcher, health and happiness expert, was named as Oprah’s “Hero” and is featured in “Radical Remission”. Saranne founded from her chemo chair at her first treatment in 1999 while throwing a “Chemo Comedy Party” for all at her infusion center. To date, she has helped over one million people and is still cancer-free. By listening to “Beating Cancer Daily” a few minutes each day, you’ll learn Saranne’s transformative strategies and research findings, plus her fun, practical tips, and comic insights to uplift and empower you to better navigate your treatment and survivorship. Go to for more program info and comedy. This ComedyCures "Beating Cancer Daily" podcast is supported by donations from listeners like you. Disclaimer: “Beating Cancer Daily” is not in lieu of medical advice or treatment.


October 2, 2023 4 mins

In today's episode, we join Saranne, the founder of the Comedy Cures Foundation, as she shares her love for funny hats and how they brought joy and connection during her battle with stage four cancer. Saranne discusses the power of wearing a funny hat, whether it's during chemotherapy or everyday activities, and how it can brighten not only your own day but also those around you. Join us as Saranne encourages listeners to embrace t...

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In today's episode, Saranne shares a powerful strategy she learned from a young child to overcome bad dreams caused by a cancer diagnosis. Join us as Saranne reveals how she became the hero of her own dreams, transforming them into empowering experiences. Discover how this simple technique can change the way you perceive and navigate through challenging situations. Stay tuned to learn more about Saranne's journey and how you can ap...

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September 30, 2023 11 mins

In today's episode of Beating Cancer Daily, host Saranne shares a heartfelt story about a couple's unique journey in dealing with cancer. From the husband's initial denial to the wife's appreciation for his support, Saranne explores the different ways couples navigate the challenges of a cancer diagnosis. She then offers a practical strategy for maintaining intimacy and addressing logistical concerns amidst the cancer journey. Tune...

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September 29, 2023 50 mins

In today's episode, Saranne is joined by Jacqui Bryan to discuss the importance of hydration. Saranne, a water enthusiast, is excited to dive into this topic and share her obsession with staying hydrated. Jacqui, an RN and certified nutrition specialist, brings her expertise to the conversation, highlighting the various benefits of proper hydration for our overall health and well-being. From the impact on our muscles and bones to d...

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September 28, 2023 4 mins

In this episode of "Beating Cancer Daily," hosted by Saranne, we are reminded of the power of laughter and connection in the face of adversity. Saranne shares a simple yet effective strategy to lift our spirits during challenging times - creating a slideshow of funny faces from our loved ones. Whether you're a patient, caregiver, or healthcare worker, this heartwarming activity can bring joy and serve as a much-needed uplift. Join ...

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In this episode, Saranne welcomes back comedian Missy Hall, a breast cancer survivor, to delve deeper into a thought-provoking topic. Missy introduces the concept of losing one's biological innocence during the cancer journey, a phrase that resonated with listeners and sparked curiosity. Saranne and Missy explore the impact of this loss and how it changes one's perspective on life and health. Tune in as they share their personal ex...

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In this episode, Saranne delves into the power of humor in overcoming adversity and shares her personal experience of battling Stage IV cancer for 30 years and how she discovered the therapeutic benefits of laughter. She encourages listeners to create their own comedy catalog, filled with funny quotes, books, movies, and more, to uplift their spirits during challenging times. Join Saranne as she explores the transformative effects ...

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September 25, 2023 12 mins

In this episode, Saranne takes us on a delightful journey of people-watching. From a woman confidently strolling down the street in a ladybug outfit to the fascinating characters she encountered during her cancer treatment, Saranne shares her love for observing and connecting with others. Join her as she explores the art of people-watching, offering insights on body language, self-esteem, and the unexpected friendships that can blo...

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September 24, 2023 5 mins

In this episode of Beating Cancer Daily, join Saranne, the founder of the Comedy Cures Foundation, as she shares her favorite idea that she believes can empower cancer patients. Saranne introduces the concept of becoming your own cancer superhero and highlights the creative possibilities available on the freelance website Fiverr. From children's books to animated cartoons, Saranne encourages listeners to manifest their own cancer s...

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September 23, 2023 9 mins

In this episode, Saranne shares her personal experience with pets and cancer. She discusses the benefits of pet therapy during treatment, including improved physical and mental health. Saranne also highlights the importance of having a backup plan for pet care when feeling unwell. Join her as she explores the positive impact that pets can have on our well-being and shares heartwarming stories of her own furry companions.

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September 22, 2023 45 mins

In this episode, Saranne welcomes guest Jacqui Bryan, a functional medicine expert, RN, certified health coach, and whole health educator. Together, they dive into one of their favorite topics: nuts. Saranne and Jacqui discuss the health benefits of nuts, debunking common misconceptions and sharing their personal love for these nutrient-packed snacks. Get ready to learn all about the different types of nuts, their unique benefits, ...

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September 21, 2023 5 mins

In this episode, Saranne discusses the power of developing a comic perspective and the importance of finding a humor buddy to navigate the challenges of cancer treatment. She highlights how laughter and humor can provide respite from the cancer world and shares heartwarming anecdotes about her own humor buddy journey. Tune in to discover the benefits of incorporating laughter into your daily life and how it can positively impact yo...

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In this episode, we have the pleasure of welcoming Missy Hall back to the show. Missy, a breast cancer survivor, joins host Saranne for an authentic conversation about her journey through cancer and the unique challenges of being a comedian while undergoing treatment. They delve into the concept of losing one's biological innocence and how it has impacted Missy's perspective. Tune in for an insightful and humorous discussion.


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September 19, 2023 11 mins

In this episode of Beating Cancer Daily, join Saranne as she shares her incredible journey of beating Stage IV cancer for 30 years. With her infectious energy and positive outlook, Saranne invites listeners to embrace life to the fullest by creating their own bucket list or "living list." She recounts her own experience of manifesting a major bucket list item - attending the Super Bowl - and how it all fell into place against all o...

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September 18, 2023 15 mins

In this episode, Saranne shares a powerful strategy that she has used throughout her life, originally for relationship crises and now for her cancer journey. She introduces the concept of having a "911 friend" who is there to support you during tough times, providing a listening ear and a safe space to vent. Saranne emphasizes the importance of not going through difficult moments alone and highlights the resources available, includ...

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September 17, 2023 5 mins

In this episode, join Saranne as she discusses the topic of energy vampires and their impact on her life during her battle with Stage IV cancer. Saranne shares her experiences and offers advice on identifying and eliminating these toxic individuals from your life. Discover how using your cancer diagnosis as an opportunity to prioritize your well-being can lead to a healthier and more positive journey. Tune in to learn how to rid yo...

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Welcome to Beating Cancer Daily with Saranne, where we find humor and joy in the face of adversity. As a Stage IV cancer survivor for over 30 years, Saranne shares her unique strategies for coping with stress and finding moments of laughter. In this episode, Saranne reveals one of her craziest tactics: turning her frustrations into rock operas or traditional operas. Join her as she encourages listeners to embrace their inner diva a...

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In this episode, Saranne is joined by Jacqui, a functional medicine expert, to delve into the topic of sugar and its impact on our health. With Jacqui's extensive knowledge and experience as a multi-decade cancer survivor, they discuss the effects of sugar on the body, the concept of sugar as an anti-nutrient, and the importance of blood sugar balance. They also explore various sugar substitutes and provide practical tips for makin...

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September 14, 2023 4 mins

In today's episode, Saranne, the Comedy Cures Foundation's founder, shares her experience of incorporating cancer treatment into her busy schedule. She discusses the practice of micro-pausing between activities, which helped her stay present and manage the overwhelming thoughts about cancer. Saranne encourages listeners to try this technique and shares how it gave her incredible energy throughout the day. Join us as we explore the ...

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In today's episode, Saranne sits down with the hilarious comedian Missy Hall, who shares her journey as a breast cancer survivor. They discuss the unique perspective that comes with facing cancer, the importance of regular check-ups and self-care, and the power of humor in navigating difficult times. Join Saranne and Missy as they delve into the ups and downs of survivorship and find strength in sharing their stories.

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