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Living For Lamingtons: Unexpected Outcomes

The Myeloma Beacon - Jan 18, 2017
I guess that my being diagnosed with multiple myeloma was bound to bring many unexpected things along with it. In the 19 months since my diagnosis, many things have happened to me, and to my husband Graham, that we certainly did not expect. Of course ...

Bortezomib Triplet Improves Outcomes in Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma

Cancer Network - Jan 18, 2017
“Combinations of lenalidomide or bortezomib with conventional anti–multiple myeloma drugs have produced higher overall response rates and excellent outcomes in both the relapsed and frontline setting,” wrote study authors led by Brian G. M. Durie, MD, ...

Obesity Increases Risk for Transformation of MGUS to Multiple Myeloma

Oncology Nurse Advisor - Jan 18, 2017
To investigate the role of obesity in the progression of MGUS to multiple myeloma, researchers analyzed data from 7878 patients with MGUS included in the US Veterans Health Administration database. Of those, 39.8% were overweight, 33.8% were obese, ...

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Myeloma books

The Myeloma Survival Guide: Essential Advice for Patients and Their Loved Ones

by: Jim Tamkin MD FACP FACE, Dave Visel

The definitive guide to living a longer, fuller life with myeloma

The Myeloma Survival Guide makes sense of the difficult questions myeloma patients face, dealing with every aspect of life after diagnosis, from creating a wellness team to navigating treatment options to building a financial safety net. Jim Tamkin, MD, who lived with myeloma for 11 years, and Dave Visel share the insights they've gained as a doctor, patient, and caregiver, including:

  • Everything you need to know about drugs and treatments, including stem cell transplants .
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    100 Questions & Answers About Myeloma

    by: Asad Bashey, Rafat Abonour, James W. Huston
    EMPOWER YOURSELF! Whether you’re a newly diagnosed myeloma patient, a survivor, or a friend or relative of either, this book offers help. The only text to provide the doctor’s and patient’s views, 100 Questions & Answers About Myeloma, Third Edition gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions about treatment options, post-treatment quality of life, sources of support, and much more. Written by a hematologist-oncologist specializing in myeloma treatment, and featuring “insider” advice from an actual patient, this book is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this frightening disease.
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    Multiple Myeloma: Diagnosis and Treatment

    This is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and biology of multiple myeloma and related plasma disorders. Edited and written by a multidisciplinary group of recognized authorities from the Mayo Clinic, it presents clear guidelines on diagnosis and therapy and covers all aspects of multiple myeloma, from molecular classification and diagnosis, to risk stratification and therapy. Closely related plasma cell disorders such as solitary plasmacytoma, Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia, and light chain amyloidosis are discussed in detail as well.
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    "I Have WHAT??? Multiple Myeloma? Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia? Amyloidosis? MGUS? Written by Those Who Know!!!"

    by: Debra Berenson
    The wife of well-known oncologist shares patients' candid cancer stories and also provides useful information from the doctors and other healthcare professionals who treat multiple myeloma, Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia, amyloidosis, and MGUS.
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    Myeloma videos

    What is multiple myeloma? | Hematologic System Diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

    Created by Matthew McPheeters. Watch the next lesson: ...

    Myeloma for beginners - Understanding myeloma

    For more information and support for anyone affected by myeloma, visit: https://www.myeloma.org.uk Dr Graham Jackson, Consultant Haematologist and Senior ...

    Andy, multiple myeloma survivor

    Andy lost his first wife to multiple myeloma, then twelve years later, Andy himself was struck by the same disease. Discover how every donation makes a ...

    Multiple Myeloma - CRASH! Medical Review Series

    Disclaimer: The medical information contained herein is intended for physician medical licensing exam review purposes only, and are not intended for diagnosis ...

    Myeloma Bone Disease

    Bone disease is one of the most common complications in myeloma and the main cause of pain affecting patients. This animation describes what happens ...