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Stem Cell Transplants from a Patient’s Perspective

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9 04, 2014

Updated versions of my first two books available NOW!

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I'm excited to announce that my publisher has released new and improved versions of my my first two books, Living with Multiple Myeloma and  Stem Cell Transplants from a Patient's Perspective. Living with Multiple Myeloma describes my emotional and physical struggle with multiple myeloma.  The focus is on how and why I made the fateful

20 10, 2013

Helpful resource for newly diagnosed patients

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Newly diagnosed patients and their caregivers can learn a lot here at MMB, without scrolling through years of past posts. Simply click-0n the NEW tab at the top of the page.  There you'll find my thoughts about what is most important for newbies to learn--and resources to learn more.  Here's the link: Want to

18 07, 2013

Could I ask a favor?

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I know many of my readers here at MMB have also ordered and read one or more of my books. I continue to search-out ways to get my books in the hands of patients, caregivers, families and friends that need the information. I think I've discovered a way to help get my books out faster;

20 01, 2013

Myeloma Cinderella: Tandem stem cell transplants exposed

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Before getting to our Myeloma Cinderella's next column, suzierose asked me to let everyone know that she's ecstatic to be attending inauguration ceremonies this weekend.  She compared it to the recent Rose Bowl trip Pattie and I took a few weeks back.  Living a new normal can be tough, but how fortunate she and we

5 07, 2012

I almost forgot: My stem cell transplant was one year ago this week…

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I turned the TV on yesterday morning and Wimbledon tennis was on. One of my favorite international stars was playing; Serbian Novak Djokovic. Why is he one of my favorites?  Because I watched him play every match last year on the way to winning his Wimbledon championship in England. I wouldn't normally do that. Even

20 01, 2012

Stem Cell Transplants from a Patient’s Perspective is available NOW!

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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. While it will take a week or two for the book to show-up on, our online My Cancer Store is stocked and ready to go. My

25 11, 2011

There are still a few seats available for IMF’s pre-ASH Symposium in San Diego

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The IMF will be featuring a pre-ASH kick-off event the Friday evening before ASH in San Diego. I just checked with IMF officials who assured me there are still tickets available to this year's Satellite Symposium on Friday Evening.  Here is a link to the online registration page: I will be there covering the