CancerDad Podcast

CancerDad is a show where your host, Jason Pickel, brings you into the world of childhood cancer. It's stories of his family and others who have lived, or living in this world daily. You will hear stories of sadness, heartbreak, joy, triumph, and so much more, as they are discussed from the perspectives of dads. Everyone has heard of childhood cancer, now let Jason, along with others, give you an idea of what it's really like.


EP 7: The Struggle Was Real

Jan. 17, 2022

After a long break, the CancerDad Podcast is back on the air. This episode will explain my absence in detail, and provide a short recap of previous episodes before continuing on.

Ep 6: Chemo Did What?!

Feb. 9, 2021

Our family had gotten use to being normal again. Neyland was getting back to doing what kids his age should be doing, and he was well on his way to taking his childhood back that was taken from him two years ago. Would we …

Ep 5- The Results Are In

Feb. 2, 2021

This episode brings us to the point in our journey, where it is time for another test. The results would determine the direction our journey would be going. What were those results? Could my family, finally, get some good…

Recent Blog Posts

"I don't know how to help"

     One aspect of life within the world of childhood cancer that doesn't get addressed enough, how to handle this type of situation if yo…

The Struggle is Real

    It's been a long time since I have wrote a blog, or even done a podcast episode, eleven months to be exact.  There is a lot of reasons…

Is There Such Thing As Complete Remission?

We have arrived at the part of our journey where Neyland has been declared in remission!  This news brought great joy to our family, and especially …


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