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26 05, 2013

Video interviews examine the emotional and scientific side of multiple myeloma

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New Andrew Schorr Patient Power video features an interview with experienced cancer care social worker, Brianna Garrison, at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.  Brianna discusses how she helps patients cut-through the clutter and focus on what's important to them. Tying-in with Danny Parker's recent Excercise and Multiple Myeloma series, Brianna discusses ways to

1 01, 2010

"We Have Put Too Much Emphasis On Survival Of The Pharmaceutical Companies & Not Enough Focus On The Survival Of The Patients!"

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Yesterday's post referenced a number of readers who were critical of my "main stream" reporting concerning multiple myeloma related therapies.  One of them, Margaret from Italy, makes this wonderful point in an e-mail I recieved from her a few days ago:In the words of Prof. Aggarwal, who works in the Department of Experimental Therapeutics at

2 09, 2009

Interview With Dr. Durie- Part Two

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How does Dr. Durie feel about the M.D. Anderson study I mentioned yesterday? He was skeptical, to say the least! To review, I shared with Dr. Durie the results of a 700+ patient study, recently completed by M.D. Anderson oncologists in Dallas, showing a median survival rate of 9.7 years for transplant patients in CR