Grief and Rebirth 60: Andrea Wilson Woods – Author of Better Off Bald: A Life in 147 Days. CEO and Co-founder of Cancer University, President and Founder of Blue Faery: The Adrienne Wilson Liver Cancer Association

Show Notes: Andrea Wilson Woods’ book, Better Off Bald: A Life in 147 Days, chronicles Andrea’s sister Adrienne’s remarkable life from the time she was born to the day she died at age fifteen from Stage IV liver cancer. Andrea is a patient advocate who funded the non-profit called Blue-Faery: The Adrienne Wilson Liver Cancer Association, and she is also the Co-founder and CEO of Cancer University, a for-profit, social-benefit, digital health company. 


  • How Andrea ended up with custody of Adrienne. 
  • The greatest lesson Adrienne taught Andrea.
  • That more options are now available to patients with liver cancer.
  • Why Andrea founded Cancer University


  • What is the difference between palliative care and hospice?  
  • Is there a right or wrong way to grieve?  Does grief have a timeline?   
  • Why are you so passionate about the importance of empowering cancer patients and their caregivers to become advocates for themselves?  




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Irene Weinberg
Irene Weinberg, the creator, and host of the podcast Grief and Rebirth: Finding the Joy in Life and has a large following stemming from her experiences in both spiritual and healing genres. She created Grief and Rebirth to illumine the amazing insights and wisdom gleaned from speaking with grief and trauma specialists, gifted mediums who bring us comfort and validation when they communicate with our deceased loved ones, talented healers who help heal our myriad issues in countless ways and incredible people who have learned how to thrive in spite of daunting challenges, inspiring each of us to also be all that we can be. Some of her guests have included Internationally famous mediums Thomas John, Suzane Northrop, and Lee VanZyl, Broadway singer, actor, writer Frankie Keane, Energy Healer Judy Becker, Past Life Expert Nancy Canning, and many more. Irene is also the author of the 5-star reviewed book They Serve Bagels In Heaven, a compelling, spiritual love story that begins with the profound spiritual awakening Irene experienced when her husband Saul died next to her in a tragic car accident. Irene is a highly sought-after public speaker whose spirited lectures have inspired and motivated audiences at conferences and spiritual get-togethers, as well as bookstores nationwide.

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