Talks 355 - Cody O’Connor, Cancer Survivor Walking Coast-to-Coast for Awareness


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Today’s guest, on the day of the recording, is doing what doctors told him he would never do again: Walk normally after losing part of his leg to bone cancer. Spanny talks to Cody O'Connor nearly 700 miles into a hike across the United States. They discuss wearing out shoes, using trek poles and walking on the white lines of the roads. They also cover Cody’s motivation to raise awareness of pediatric cancer and help families stretched by it: He saw his own parents forced into bankruptcy during his treatment. Learn more at

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