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Hear What Those with Multiple Myeloma are Saying
Ron Rogers – Public Relations/Public Affairs/Rancher
Before I was diagnosed, I remember when I was taking a hike with one of my good friends and every so often I had to stop to catch my breath. I felt like I was out of air. … Read More
To quote the actress Betty Davis, “Getting old is not for sissies,” and I have not been spared to have issues with my health. My diagnosis with multiple myeloma was initially discovered seven years ago when I had a cat scan looking for something else. … Read More
Bradley K. – Music Composer and Real Estate Investor
It all began on Monday April 26, 2004 at 10:00 am when I went in for a routine annual physical exam. There was nothing atypical about this particular physical. … Read More
Bennett K.- Attorney
I fell off my bike. It was August 1991. I was merely peddling slowly up a small hill in Mendocino, California, while on vacation with my wife. … Read More
Eight years ago, I had my annual physical and my doctor told me that my red blood cell count had dropped well below normal. I was referred to a local oncologist. … Read More
Stephen & Susan B.
The day after Thanksgiving 2015, I had an appointment that was the beginning of a life-changing experience. It took 67 days from the time I started testing until I heard the news… I had multiple myeloma. … Read More
Life is an interesting adventure. But, my definition of adventure was very different prior to 2010. I’m Susan, and this is my story. … Read More
Twelve years ago, in 2003, I went to a neurosurgeon because I had excruciating pain that kept increasing. The doctor looked at the MRI and saw fractured vertebrae, which were pushing against my spinal cord. … Read More
I am a physician who has been a competitive and solo athlete all my life. My iPhone tells me that, despite being in the ultimate year of my 70s, I averaged over three miles a day of running in 2019. The year 2020 was quite different! … Read More