Myeloma Matters – Autumn 2015
In this issue:
Prof Richard Houlston explains what is known about the causes of myeloma including how research is aiming to identify better diagnostic tests and treatments and to discover preventative and curative strategies.
In this article Dr Stuart Linton, Chair of the All Wales Medicines Strategy Group (AWMSG) talks about the role of the AWMSG, recent policy developments and what he wants to achieve.
This article describes what myeloma bone disease is and discusses its potential effects, how it is detected and monitored and how it can be treated.
Living well with myeloma
This regular feature looks at some of the steps patients can take to have shared-decision making with their medical team; working and myeloma; reiki in 60 seconds and provides a reminder
about the flu vaccination.
Caroline Razunguzwa talks about being diagnosed with myeloma, the treatment she has received and the effect the diagnosis has had on her life.