Newsletter
Share Your Story: Tom Reaoch

Cancer U Thrivers Podcast

Share Your Story: Tom Reaoch

October 28, 2022

Share Your Story: Tom Reaoch

Tom Reaoch is a breast cancer survivor, and he is known as The King of Networking in Brazil. He is the host of three podcasts, a speaker, an author, and a Founding Member American Chamber of Commerce Campinas, Brazil.

  • 02:32: I am a male breast cancer thriver. 
  • 04:52: At that point, I hadn’t told my wife.  
  • 07:33: How did you not communicate? 
  • 09:34: Why be sad and why change? 
  • 12:29: The first thing he did was examine my testicles. 
  • 14:19: I didn’t even know they put men on tamoxifen.  
  • 17:04: One of our best friends was a woman who had double cancer.  
  • 19:01: I couldn’t get out of bed.  
  • 20:33: What was your worst moment?  
  • 23:21: The sooner you discover the better. 
  • 25:34: The prevention part for me is tamoxifen.  
  • 27:37: When you’re in chemo, you’re depressed. 
  • 29:28: That was my rebirth. 
  • 31:19: What is one thing you wish you had known at the very beginning?  
  • 32:07: If you could only do one thing to improve health care, what would it be and why?  
  • 34:37: If I hadn’t had adequate health care, I probably wouldn’t be here talking with you or anybody else.  
  • 35:11: Thriver Rapid Fire Questions
  • 37:17: Aside from Cancer U, what’s one resource that you would recommend for cancer patients and caregivers? 

Resources

You may also like

Top Health Podcasts. Delivered to Your Inbox and Eardrums.

Join Our Newsletter

Proudly supported by:

cover
Adopting Clinical Trial Technology: The Key to Success for Patients, Sites, & Researchers Adoption of new clinical trial technologies is critical to success. These innovations can lift patient burden, improve patient engagement, and increase equity and access to clinical trials.