All it took was one unusual multiple-myelmona patient, and Cristina Gasparetto, M.D., was sold.
Individuals with cancer are more likely to experience sleep problems, and poor sleep may increase cancer risk.
Over the years, the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) has collected questions from patients like you, who are just starting treatment. Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions.
The life expectancy of multiple myeloma patients typically varies on several factors.
Multiple myeloma is classified into one of three categories. Classification of multiple myeloma is important because immediate disease-directed treatment is needed only for symptomatic myeloma.
Myeloma medications, like all medications, have the potential to cause side effects.
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.
Read Traver Hutchins’ story about what it’s actually like to receive a stem cell transplant and some of his tips that helped him throughout the process.