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Dilated Aorta? Men are Larger On Average-

“The mean diameter of the ascending and descending aorta was substantially larger in men than in women… Age, height, weight and traditional cardiovascular risk factors were also associated

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Myeloma Diet- Glucose/Sugar, MGUS, SMM and MM

“…there was no association between self reported diabetes and multiple myeloma …” Insulin Therapy Tied to Increased Death Risk for Multiple Myeloma Patients “No conclusion about causal

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Can Multiple Myeloma Survivors Drink Red Wine???

“Researchers found that those who drank the wine, most notably red wine, had a reduction in cardiometabolic risk factors, or those for heart disease, diabetes or stroke…” I am both a

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Multiple Myeloma Relapse- Hope is the Key

It may be difficult to find hope after a multiple myeloma relapse. I relapsed twice after my diagnosis before I began to look at my incurable blood cancer differently… I don’t think I’d

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Multiple Myeloma Diagnosis- Co-Disease at Dx?

“We found higher-impact and lower-impact multimorbidity clusters among older veterans with newly-diagnosed Multiple Myeloma treated with chemotherapy.” I was diagnosed with multiple myeloma (MM)

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Do Oncologists Pressure Myeloma Patients to Participate in Clinical Trials?

There is no person more vulnerable than a newly-diagnosed multiple myeloma (MM) patient. If you’ve enrolled in a clinical trial, you’ve got to wonder if you were pressured by your oncologist

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Muscle, Bone, Protein and the Multiple Myeloma Survivor

And the answer was a resounding yes. Men and women who consumed more protein while weight training did develop larger, stronger muscles than those who did not. I am a long-term survivor of an incurable

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All about the Benefits, Usage and Side Effects of Wheatgrass

Wheatgrass is a type of food product made from the fresh grass of the wheat plant Triticum aestivum. It is considered as a highly potent and healthy food with lots of amazing benefits Mostly available

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Flaxseeds as Complementary Myeloma Therapy

Flaxseed has possible anticancer compounds called lignans, which are polyphenols that may help manage certain types of cancer, including breast cancer. (myeloma too?) Flaxseeds (FS) are inexpensive,

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Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), Curcumin, Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Research Cites both Curcumin and Omega-3 Fatty Acids as effective in patients with diagnosis of MDD and on depressive patients without diagnosis of MDD” For a long time I was a cancer survivor

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