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Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)

Prognosis in MDS is dependent on the particular MDS subtype. Whereas RAEB2 patients have a median overall survival of 9 months, 5q- MDS patients have a median overall survival of nearly 12 years. Dear

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Acupuncture Relieves Dry Mouth from Radiation in Head/Neck Cancer

Patients who have received radiation for head/neck cancer often suffer from the unpleasant and distressing side-effect of a dry mouth, caused by damage to their salivary glands from the radiation  Xerostomia,

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Multiple Myeloma Treatment- Low Dose, Metronomic Therapy

“Metronomic Therapy-Our goal is to significantly reduce tumors, slow or stop their regrowth, and allow a person’s body and immune system time to recover its health and natural abilities to

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Dementia, Multiple Myeloma prevention twofer?

It’s official. The foods we eat can be brain healthy, heart healthy to prevent dementia and maybe even Alzheimer’s Disease. The key to managing multiple myeloma (MM), in my opinion anyway,

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Multiple Myeloma Side Effects- Heal Chemobrain, Prevent Dementia

“Risk of inflammation and cognitive impairment due to chemotherapy, often called “chemobrain”, may be reduced by maintaining physical activity during treatment…” It is important for

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Multiple Myeloma Side Effects- Chemobrain? Get Aromatherapy, Essential Oils

“Clinical trials have examined (essential oils) use in patients with cancer (multiple myeloma side effects) for anxiety, nausea, vomiting and other health-related conditions…” According

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Multiple Myeloma Therapy- Curcumin, C-B-D- antiangiogenic, anti-MM

Curcumin, the active component of the Curcuma longa plant, has been shown to potentiate the effect of the immunomodulatory drugs (IMiDs) thalidomide and Bortezomib against human myeloma cell lines and

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Multiple Myeloma Diagnosis: Key Questions-

What does a diagnosis of an “Incurable but Treatable Cancer” Mean for Multiple Myeloma Patients and Survivors? Ask Key Questions- When I received a multiple myeloma diagnosis in ’94,

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Multiple Myeloma Side Effects- DVT, VTE aka Blood Clots

It is a well-known fact that chemotherapy can induce endothelial dysfunction and contribute to cardiovascular side effects (in MM), with both venous and arterial thromboembolism (blood clot) associated

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Multiple Myeloma Chemotherapy- “Partial Remission Post Induction Therapy?

Should Multiple Myeloma Patients Panic If They Do Not Achieve Complete Response After Their Induction Chemotherapy?  Dear Cancer Coach-  I am a Multiple Myeloma patient 66 years old. Please help me. 

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