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Why all Multiple Myeloma Patients Need a Myeloma Specialist

MYELOMA 101 - March 04, 2020

As the founder of the Myeloma Crowd, I have the opportunity to talk with myeloma patients several times per week and I love the chance to provide them with advi... Read More

Signs and Symptoms of Multiple Myeloma

MYELOMA 101 - February 07, 2020

Multiple myeloma is not a hard disease to diagnose if you know what to look for, but the signs and symptoms are very generic and may be easy to ignore. Suzanne ... Read More

How Long Will I Live With Multiple Myeloma and is there a Cure?

MYELOMA 101 - January 30, 2020

One of the first questions every myeloma patient asks when they are diagnosed is "How long will I live with multiple myeloma?" The second most common questions ... Read More

How is Active Multiple Myeloma Defined?

MYELOMA 101 - January 23, 2020

How is active myeloma defined? CRAB In the past, multiple myeloma was defined by four important "CRAB" features: Calcium, Renal, Anemia, and Bone Lesions. Eac... Read More

What are Myeloma Crowd Round Tables?

MYELOMA 101 - January 10, 2020

Myeloma Crowd Round Tables are day-long patient education meetings with top myeloma experts. Each meeting is focused on assisting patients and caregivers in mak... Read More

What is the Myeloma Coach Program?

MYELOMA 101 - January 10, 2020

MYELOMACOACH.ORG   January is National Mentoring Month which is the perfect month to highlight our Myeloma Coach program! The Myeloma Coach program is a... Read More

Imaging Techniques in Multiple Myeloma

MYELOMA 101 - August 21, 2019

“Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.” —Jonathan Swift As a Myeloma Coach for Myeloma Crowd, I recently had the opportunity to a... Read More

What Is MRD Testing?

MYELOMA 101 - April 22, 2019

What is MRD? Minimal residual disease (MRD) is the name given to small numbers of cancer cells from the bone marrow that remain in the person during treatment,... Read More

What Is Chemo Brain?

MYELOMA 101 - April 13, 2019

"Chemo brain" is a term used to describe thinking and memory problems that can occur during and after cancer treatment. Similar terms can be chemo fog, can... Read More

Multiple Myeloma Questions & Answers

MYELOMA 101 - March 07, 2019

Common Questions & Answers About Multiple Myeloma What are the top questions people ask about multiple myeloma? Starting with the most common, here is ... Read More

Multiple Myeloma Remission

MYELOMA 101 - March 07, 2019

Multiple Myeloma Remission and Relapse - ICD 10 Codes What does it mean to be in remission with multiple myeloma? Let's first talk about the basics: being in r... Read More

Is Multiple Myeloma Genetic?

MYELOMA 101 - March 06, 2019

Is Multiple Myeloma a Genetic Disorder? Some cancers seem to run in families. Is multiple myeloma a genetic disease? And should your family members be test... Read More

Kappa and Lambda Light Chains

MYELOMA 101 - March 06, 2019

Kappa/Lambda Light Chains in Multiple Myeloma Multiple myeloma is a blood cancer of white blood cells called plasma cells. Plasma cells come from the bone ... Read More

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