The C Word Radio

The C Word Radio

The C Word Radio is a weekly New Zealand podcast about cancery things – including survivorship, menopause, friendships, dying, fertility and grief in an interesting, informative, compassionate and enlightening manner.

Host Helen King started the podcast after surviving cancer. The podcast features a variety of people with different types of cancer from New Zealand and around the world.

We recommend Alisi’s episode published on August 17th 2021.

Alisi Jack-Kaufusi is an inspirational woman. Alisi was only 24 years old when her life was turned upside down with a diagnosis of high and low-grade serous ovarian cancer. In this episode she discusses her experiences living with recurrent ovarian cancer as a young woman in her twenties. Alisi speaks frankly about her struggle with anxiety and depression. She found seeking help from a counsellor was a turning point for facing the huge loss cancer brings.

Find this episode and more here: or wherever you get your podcasts