Posted on March 26 2016 by Pat Killingsworth
We will all be meeting in Fernandina Beach, FL next Friday already! The excitement continues to grow as we continue to get everything in place.
Posted on May 05 2014 by Pat Killingsworth
What do stem cell transplants and marijuana have in common? Nothing that I’m aware of. I simply had two important, unrelated parcels of information I wanted to get out to start the week.
Posted on January 02 2014 by Pat Killingsworth
Priya Menon at Cure Talk has provided me a list of links for all of our Myeloma Cure Panel broadcasts in 2013. Talk about a who’s who of the best and brightest multiple myeloma specialists! It also includes links to our on-air support group meetings. Check it out:
Posted on May 31 2013 by Pat Killingsworth
Immunotherapies. Thus far most oncologists would classify them as an oh so promising bust. They work in the lab. They should work in human patients. Should have, would have, could have. But finally, after decades of trying, researchers are starting to figure things out–and the results are impressive!
Posted on November 02 2012 by Pat Killingsworth
I’m up two or three times a night with severe cramping in my right foot and shin–and now my stomach and hands, too. That’s my excuse for mistakenly re-running Danny’s column about the benefits of eating raspberries and drinking pomegranate juice yesterday.
Posted on February 07 2012 by Pat Killingsworth
I met with my myeloma specialist, Dr. Melissa Alsina, at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa yesterday.
Posted on January 29 2012 by Pat Killingsworth
I’m home from the hospital, well rested and no worse for wear–unless you count the seven or eight spots where nurses couldn’t get IVs started because I was so dehydrated.
Posted on January 20 2012 by Pat Killingsworth
Today is a proud day for me. The first print run of my second book, Stem Cell Transplants from a Patient’s Perspective, has been shipped by the publisher.
Posted on November 25 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
The IMF will be featuring a pre-ASH kick-off event the Friday evening before ASH in San Diego.
Posted on October 04 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Yesterday I gave a shout-out to several people who helped us update our site.
Posted on October 03 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
I’m so excited!
Posted on September 30 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Some of you may have had trouble accessing this site recently. Sorry about that!
Posted on May 27 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Posted on May 13 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
This morning I learned that Blogger, the blogging site hosted by Google, was down and under repair.
I’m not sure why. All I know is yesterday’s post about individual dosing, co-written by Gary Blau, is gone. Just gone! No explanation from the company.
Posted on May 05 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Check this out… Easy to read, yet detailed article from MIT’s Technology Review about using vaccines to fight multiple myeloma. Click-on the headline below to access the article:
Posted on May 04 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Posted on May 02 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Posted on May 01 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Yesterday I wrote about a friend of mine and fellow Nature Coast Multiple Myeloma Support Group Member, Linda Howell.
Posted on April 29 2011 by Pat Killingsworth
Click-on headline link to read the story:
Delay in Chemotherapy Increases Risk of Death in Colorectal Cancer – Caring4Cancer