Myeloma | Tumor

Taking Control of Multiple Myeloma

June 2nd 2021, 4:09pm

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Donna and Dr Gasparetto close the discussion by highlighting the importance of physicians utilizing their patients, as well as patients being involved with their multiple myeloma treatment.

Donna’s Advice to Multiple Myeloma Patients

June 2nd 2021, 4:03pm

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Donna gives advice to other multiple myeloma patients about what she has learned from living with this disease and her various therapies.

New Personalized Treatment Method Developed to Improve Outcomes in Older Multiple Myeloma Patients

May 26th 2021, 1:00pm

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Researchers have developed Myeloma Drug Sensitivity Testing to determine which medications will be most effective with minimal side-effects.

Carfilzomib for Multiple Myeloma and Donna’s Second Relapse

May 21st 2021, 1:45pm

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Cristina Gasparetto, MD, discusses Donna’s relationship with the drug carfilzomib for multiple myeloma therapy, as well as her second relapse.

Multiple Myeloma First- and Second-Line Therapies for Donna

May 21st 2021, 1:45pm

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Donna and Dr Gasparetto converse about the many first- and second-line therapies for multiple myeloma.

Multiple Myeloma Maintenance and Donna’s First Relapse

May 21st 2021, 1:45pm

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Cristina Gasparetto, MD, details typical multiple myeloma maintenance in comparison with Donna’s therapies, and Donna tells us about her first relapse with multiple myeloma.

Donna’s Multiple Myeloma Transplants and Chemotherapy

May 21st 2021, 1:45pm

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We learn more about Donna’s 2 transplants, her chemotherapy, and how they impacted her quality of life.

Donna’s Road to Multiple Myeloma Diagnosis and Transplants

May 21st 2021, 1:45pm

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Donna discusses her multiple myeloma diagnosis and the start of her treatment, while Dr Gasparetto educates on the importance of transplants.

Multiple Myeloma and Donna’s Symptoms: An Overview

May 21st 2021, 1:45pm

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Cristina Gasparetto, MD, gives a brief overview of the multiple myeloma disease state and introduces us to Donna, one of her patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma.

Why It’s Important to Be a Well-Educated, Proactive Patient

May 19th 2021, 1:00pm

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Patients with cancer can advocate for themselves by researching their illnesses and treatments before an appointment, so they’re able to ask better questions, says an expert from the HealthTree Foundation & Myeloma Crowd.