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Multiple Myeloma

Your source for information on the multiple myeloma treatment journey

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Multiple Myeloma

Multiple Myeloma: Ljubica’s Story

At 67, Ljubica was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. With three children and nine grandchildren, she has a lot to live for. So finding a treatment plan to manage the cancer and allow her to enjoy her...

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Living with terminal cancer

This is the story of identical twins – Paul and Peter. After Peter received a terminal diagnosis of multiple myeloma, survival and quality of life were the top priorities. [totalpoll...

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Understanding Multiple Myeloma

Our bodies' plasma cells are powerful forces. They are part of a strong network of flexible tissue in our bone marrow that helps keep our immune system healthy. Mutation in DNA of plasma cells can...

Multiple Myeloma

Tips for Living with Multiple Myeloma

While the prospect of managing multiple myeloma can be truly daunting, there are things that patients can do to look after themselves as they live with the disease. Patients and caregivers should...

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A Guide to Multiple Myeloma Treatments

Multiple myeloma has no cure. But it is treatable. The disease occurs in the bone marrow, where blood cells—oxygen-carrying red blood cells, blood-clotting platelet cells, and infection-fighting...

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The Past, Present and Future of Myeloma Canada: An Interview with Aldo Del Col

Sadly, Aldo Del Col passed away on August 6, 2019 due to unforeseen complications related to multiple myeloma. Aldo will be remembered for his trailblazing work with Myeloma Canada, raising...

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Multiple Myeloma: The Patient Journey

Each day, eight Canadians are diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells found in bone marrow. Although there is currently no cure for the disease, there are now an array of...

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