The latest multiple myeloma news, advice, and information, including treatment advances, symptom management, and real-life stories about people living with this blood cancer.
Fifth grade teacher Cindy Chmielewski left the classroom when she was diagnosed with multiple myeloma (MM), but didn’t stop educating others – her classroom just went virtual. Cindy is now a social media powerhouse in the MM community. Here’s her story.
Get to know the foods and practices that will work for you and not against you during your cancer treatment and beyond.
All it took was one unusual multiple-myelmona patient, and Cristina Gasparetto, M.D., was sold.
Bone breaks, pinched nerves, infections, and excess calcium in the blood can be sources of pain with multiple myeloma. Learn how to minimize that pain with an array of pain interventions.
Individuals with cancer are more likely to experience sleep problems, and poor sleep may increase cancer risk.
Judi Ebbert has worked at three NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers and is a writer/editor at Moffitt Cancer Center.
Lara DeSanto is a digital editor and staff writer for HealthCentral. She acts as the editor for Sexual Health, Digestive Health, and several cancers.
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