Many patients’ goal for cancer treatment is cure. But what if there isn’t a known cure for your diagnosis? That’s the case for patients with multiple myeloma.
Although there isn’t a cure, many patients live comfortably for years, thanks to the ever-expanding collection of treatment options.
“These days, myeloma can be managed like a chronic disease,” says multiple myeloma specialist Krina Patel, M.D. “The prognosis for multiple...
I had a very short breast cancer treatment journey -- a scant six weeks from diagnosis to cure, thanks to early detection following...
I had been married to the love of my life for about two years and we
were just getting our feet on the ground when I received my testicular
cancer diagnosis. It happened so fast. I went from having an
ultrasound to having an operation the next week. After the surgery, we
found out the testicular cancer had spread to my lymph nodes and I
would need chemotherapy.
At that point, fertility was the last thing on my mind. I was so...