• drvnash
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    Home care

    Other Care

    My husband put job, social life, everything on hold to care for me and has been right there for me and my every need, I could not ha...

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    • drvnash
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    When doctor told me I was in remission I was shocked, so was he, numbers went from 2600+ to normal in few months! God is good, he s...

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    • drvnash
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    Shortness of breath

    Side Effects

    Some possible damage to lungs from one of chemo drugs, caugjt in time, in remission, had the nausea briefly from chemo, chemo was pi...

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    • drvnash
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Kaiser has a hotel in Los Angeles where I stayed during the radiation treatment, I had an apartment and the shuttles picked me up da...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • drvnash
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was provided with a concoction devised by my physician and other physicians around the world and about three of them came up with ...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • drvnash
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Implant slipped and surgery had to be repeated the second time they used concrete. Because of this it feels as though I have a back...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • drvnash
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Thought my back went out on me...

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    • Debio
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    over 8 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I have always been an active person; teaching high school, working 2 other jobs to pay the bills, single mom. When I started having ...

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  1. over 8 years ago
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    To take part in clinical trial or not

    Decision Point

    After contacting a friend of a cousin who is a myeloma expert, I learned of several options at different hospitals. The first one I...

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  2. over 8 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I could not walk and was told by a back doctor I needed to have a disc replaced. Then after a different type of MRI I was told I had...

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  3. over 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Revlimid for maintenance.

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. over 8 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Zolmeda to stop bone deterioration.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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