Recently, myeloma patients and caregivers came together at a town hall in Columbus, Ohio where they learned more about the latest myeloma news, treatment planning, strategies for managing side effects and more about how to live well with myeloma.
Below are video segments along with some interviews from the town hall.
Latest Expert Advice for Living Well with Myeloma
Living with Myeloma as a Young Couple
Matthew and his wife Kate discuss how they keep a positive attitude by making sure myeloma doesn't run their lives and how they made the decision to spend the rest of their lives together regardless of cancer.
January 18, 2013
Lois Hoffman: My Myeloma Journey
Lois Hoffman shares her story of how partnering with a myeloma specialist helped her overcome being afraid of the disease, knowing that it is now being properly managed.
January 17, 2013
Defining Risk in Myeloma
Sagar Lonial, MD
Dr. Sagar Lonial explains there are a number of factors that help determine whether someone has high vs. standard risk myeloma including FISH tests and examining the entire patient picture-- past and current treatments, what happened to the myeloma cells over time and how long treatments last.
February 22, 2013
MMORE: Multiple Myeloma Opportunities for Research and Education is a nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for multiple myeloma. Based in Columbus, Ohio, and with hubs in Minneapolis, MN and Seattle, WA, MMORE is building a presence throughout the United States. Together this community is conducting grassroots fundraising to support new research ideas focused on finding a cure.
Join us. Wherever you are, however you can, Get MMORE Involved. Contact email@example.com to learn how you can host your own fundraiser, join our MoveMMORE Across America Run/Walk in June, and become involved in other ways to support MMORE’s efforts. Together we’ll find a cure.
Made possible through educational grants from
Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company,
and Sanofi Oncology