There have been several recent FDA approvals in myeloma-- all of which are oral medications. But what if your doctor suggests a medication for you and your insurance won't cover it? Unfortunately many patients experience this throughout the US...and throughout the world. Meghan Buzby, Director of US Advocacy for the International Myeloma Foundation, discusses the obstacles to accessing myeloma treatment and explain what patients can do to make a difference.
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The relationship between a doctor and patient is truly critical to care. Patient Una Wilson and Dr. Bensinger help us understand productive and non-productive behaviors when working with your doctor.
Dr. James Berenson discusses the importance of using maintenance therapies with limited side effects and explores targeted treatments that increase the hope for a curative therapy within the next few years.
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