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Seeing a Specialist and Getting Multiple Opinions is Important for Newly-Diagnosed Patients with Myeloma

May 17th 2021, 3:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

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When a patient is first diagnosed with myeloma, they should seek out various opinions until they find a specialist that is well-versed in their cancer type, says an expert from the HealthTree Foundation & Myeloma Crowd.

Recent News and Updates in the Field of Skin Cancer

May 17th 2021, 1:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Article

In honor of Skin Cancer Awareness Month, CURE® compiled some recent news and updates from this field that patients, survivors and caregivers may have missed.

The Underwater Tug of Cancer

May 16th 2021, 6:00pm

By Karen Cavanaugh

Article

A retired public health specialist and survivor of both thyroid and breast cancer pens a poem about her experiences with treatment and what it’s like to be “pulled under the water” by cancer.

More Than A Case Manager

May 16th 2021, 3:00pm

By Amy Forsythe

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Having a daughter with cancer can be difficult, but having a nurse by your side guiding your daughter and yourself throughout the journey can make things a little less stressful.

Traveling Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic As A Cancer Survivor

May 15th 2021, 6:00pm

By Felicia Carparelli

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A skin and breast cancer survivor expresses her thoughts on travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic and how it has affected her family.

The Definition of ‘Extraordinary’

May 15th 2021, 3:00pm

By Gean Brown, MSN, RN, OCN, CNML

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A colleague describes the RN coordinator at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven Hospital as the rock that patients need during their cancer treatment.

Oncology Nurses Make ‘the Most Difficult Situation … Much Easier’

May 14th 2021, 9:00pm

By Amy Alexander

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A caregiver recognizes the oncology nurse that cared for her father when he received cancer treatment at the place he used to work.

Immunotherapy Could “Provide A Whole New Realm” For Patients with Myeloma

May 14th 2021, 6:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

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New advances in research around immunotherapies for patients with myeloma are on the horizon, according to an expert from the HealthTree Foundation & Myeloma Crowd.

Multiple Myeloma: Donna’s Journey

May 14th 2021, 6:00pm

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Cristina Gasparetto, MD, is joined by her patient, Donna, as they discuss her particular experience with diagnosis and treatment of multiple myeloma.

Brain Cancer Interrupted My Life at the Peak of My Career

May 14th 2021, 4:00pm

By Yaron Butterfield

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A long-term brain cancer survivor shares the story of his cancer journey and where it led his life.

Friday Frontline: Late Congressman John Lewis To Be Honored by American Cancer Society, Breast Cancer Survivor Sheryl Crow Urges People to Resume Health Screenings, And More

May 14th 2021, 3:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

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From Georgia Congressman John Lewis receiving a tribute from the American Cancer Society to Sheryl Crow urging people to resume regular health and wellness screenings, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

The Latest Updates in the Field of Brain Cancer Research

May 14th 2021, 1:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

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In honor of Brain Cancer Awareness Month, CURE® spoke with an expert about the latest advances that researchers are working on for patients with this disease.

How a Plasma Cell Disorder Called MGUS Can Progress to Multiple Myeloma

May 13th 2021, 9:00pm

By Jessica Skarzynski

Article

All patients with multiple myeloma have had MGUS, so what is it?

Improvements in Diet, Physical Activity Through a Lifestyle Clinic May Improve Outcomes in Patients With a History of Cancer

May 13th 2021, 6:00pm

By Darlene Dobkowski, MA

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Patients with a history of cancer may become empowered to make diet and exercise changes by attending a clinic either virtually or in-person, which may also have a long-term impact on future risk for disease and outcomes.

Is Your Life Being Run by Cancer or Are You Running Your Life?

May 13th 2021, 4:00pm

By Jane Biehl Ph.D.

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A cancer survivor explains how she prevents an overwhelming and exhausting amount of doctor appointments from spoiling her appreciation for life.