It never ceases to amaze me how far afield some of our readers are here at MMB. New Zealand, Australia, Europe--even Africa. None of that makes Alaska any less exotic. A myeloma patient there can't just drive a few hours to visit Dana-Farber or Mayo Clinic, making things even more difficult than they already are.
One of the comments I read yesterday featured a helpful suggestion that all myeloma patients can use. Jan from Washington State shared this: Don’t get me wrong, I too, have to have a hand written, hard copy of my pain medication prescriptions, Oxycontin or Oxycodone, to give to the pharmacy, from my hand to the