SOURCE: Vital Options International

February 05, 2007 14:19 ET

"The Group Room®" Cancer Talk Radio Show Now Available on iTunes

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 5, 2007 -- "The Group Room," the nationally syndicated weekly call-in cancer talk radio show produced by Vital Options® International, is pleased to announce that programs are now available as podcasts through the iTunes Music Store. Listeners will be able to download episodes of the radio show as soon as one week after airing. To subscribe to "The Group Room" podcasts, go to the Podcasts section of the iTunes Music Store, where it is listed in the Health section, or follow the link on the Vital Options International website at

"The Group Room" is hosted by Selma Schimmel, founder and CEO of Vital Options International and a three-time cancer survivor. "The Group Room" is produced in association with Premiere Radio Networks and airs live on select radio stations throughout the US, simulcast on XM Satellite Radio's TalkRadio Channel 165 and online at, where past shows are also archived. All program information is also located on the website. Callers are invited to participate toll-free at 1-800-GRP-ROOM (1-800-477-7666) or email to

Founded in 1983, Vital Options is an international not-for-profit cancer communications and advocacy organization, and the first national organization to singularly focus on young adults with cancer before expanding to serve people of all ages with the launch of The Group Room in the mid-1990s. Headquartered in Southern California, Vital Options has a European division based in Paris, France.