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.
Multiple myeloma is a type of cancer for which symptoms usually do not appear early. That’s unfortunate because symptoms are what motivate people to seek help. It’s important to understand the difference between signs and symptoms.
Stem cells are uniquely special cells and a stem cell transplant is a medical procedure to help or cure people suffering from certain types of cancer.
The complications of multiple myeloma stem from myeloma’s effect on the body as well as its symptoms. As the myeloma cells grow in excess, they disrupt normal cell production, which can result in numerous health complications.
Multiple myeloma symptoms may vary by patient, with the early stages of myeloma often presenting no visible symptoms or signs.
Obesity rates have more than doubled worldwide since 1980, according to the World Health Organization, to more than 600 million adults. For years, research has shown that people who are overweight or obese have an increased risk for heart disease, di...