Patient Stories

ASH 2018 Annual Meeting: A Patient Perspective on CLL Treatment Developments

From the 2018 American Society of Hematology (ASH) annual meeting in San Diego, CA, CLL patient Lee Swanson joins Patient Power to discuss the impact of research, education and finding a specialist on a person’s cancer care. Tune in to find out more about ASH 2018 from a patient’s perspective.

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Understanding the Ins and Outs of Watch and Wait

Many CLL patients wonder why, after being diagnosed with cancer, they aren’t being treated immediately. How can patients be proactive during watch and wait? How long does the watch and wait period last? Watch the full-length replay now to learn more from an expert panel.

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A Patient’s Story: The Impact of Seeing a CLL Specialist After Starting Treatment

Patient advocate Carol Preston was four cycles in to treatment before seeing a CLL specialist. How did this affect her journey with cancer? Did getting a specialist’s perspective alter the course of care? Watch now to find out.

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CLL Patient Café: Tools for Facing a Mid-Life CLL Diagnosis

What’s it like to be diagnosed with CLL at the peak of your career, newly married or with small children? During this Patient Café, a CLL patient panel from across the U.S. shares how they cope with cancer while balancing the responsibilities of a full, and sometimes stressful, life.

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A Patient's Proactive Advice for Coping With Watch and Wait

What can CLL patients do to feel active in their care during watch and wait? Patient Cathy Hamilton shares her advice for feeling more in control and empowered during this stage of a patient’s life with CLL.

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Clinical Trial MythBusters: What Is the Value of Diversity in Clinical Trials?

Is diversity, gender, age and ethnicity important in clinical trials? Mel Mann, a 20+ year CML survivor and a a highly respected leader in the field of clinical oncology weigh in.

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Beatrice’s Story: Why It’s Important to Pay Attention to Your Body

While positive thinking and physical activity are important, how can tuning into your symptoms help increase quality of life? Are you ignoring messages from your body? Watch now to meet CLL patient Beatrice Meyer as she shares practical advice to help others enjoy life with cancer.

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Top Tips for CLL Patients From CLL Patients

A panel of CLL patients pass along valuable advice to help others navigate their own journey with cancer. Watch now to learn about coping strategies, dealing with fatigue, spiritual strength and more.

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How Changing Providers Led One CLL Patient to Better Care

What can a second opinion reveal about diagnosis, prognosis and treatment options? Watch now to hear CLL patient Catherine walk through her experience getting a second opinion, changing healthcare providers and getting the best care available.

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