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  • The Diagnosis: Share Your Experience

    Receiving the diagnosis of blood cancer can be one of the most difficult things one will face. Now that you or someone you care for has been diagnosed, what advice would you give to others who are going through this new experience?

    National Family Caregivers Month 2018: Caregiving Around the Clock

    November is National Family Caregivers Month and we want to honor the caregivers of our community who make sacrifices to provide their loved ones and patients with love and support around the clock. What has your caregiver done to help most during your experience with blood cancer? Caregivers, what have you learned most from your loved one living with blood cancer?

    Lymphoma Discussion Board

    Welcome to the Blood-Cancer.com Lymphoma discussion board. Here you can chat about general topics such as symptoms, lifestyle, diet, and more! Read our Community Rules here

    Starting Conversations: Advanced Directives

    For some, starting conversations regarding end of life care can be very difficult. When is the right time to start that conversation? Who do we start the conversation with? What are the next steps after a conversation? Hearing about others experience with these talks can be super helpful. Share your thoughts or ask a question or two below!

    Revlimid as maintenance

    I am interested how this leaves people feeling. I have read all I can and there seems to be some conflicts. Feeling lethargy, not able to do what they want, WBC count down, love life postphoned, less resistance to infection. I would like to hear some first person accounts of their experience.

    Self-Care for Caregivers

    While caring for someone with a blood cancer diagnosis, it can be difficult finding time and energy to care for yourself. What are some things you do to care for yourself, destress, and have fun?

    TV Show or New Book

    When you are feeling like a couch potato or just need a break, do you prefer watching a show or reading a book? Tell us about your favorites!

    Graft vs Host Disease

    I had a bone marrow transplant in September 2015. Now I have graft vs host and a lot of medicine and blood work every 2-3 weeks. Now my liver blood count is high. Anyone ever had this or know about this?

    Leukemia Discussion Board

    Welcome to the Blood-Cancer.com Leukemia discussion board. Here you can chat about general topics such as symptoms, lifestyle, diet, and more! Read our Community Rules here

    Question: Anyone Out There Diagnosed with CMML 2?

    My husband was recently diagnosed with CMML 2. It is a very rare type of leukemia. Is anyone on this site diagnosed with CMML 2? There is very little research done on this type because of its rarity. Please let me know if you have this type of leukemia. Much appreciated

    SCTtalk: A Stem Cell Transplant Discussion

    We have heard from many community members about their experiences prepping for, going through, and recovering from a stem cell transplant(SCT) – sometimes multiple transplants. Other members are just learning that a SCT may be the best hope for remission but have no idea what to expect, or how to physically or mentally prepare for such a major procedure. Do you fall into either of these groups? Do you have any question about your upcoming transplant? Do you have any valuable experiences to share with others about your transplant?

    Meeting Your SCT Donor.

    Have you ever met your Stem Cell Transplant Donor, or the person your stem cells were donated to? What was that experience like? Share your stories!

    Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia

    Welcome to the Blood-Cancer.com Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia discussion board. Waldenstrom is type of Non Hodgkin Lymphoma where large amounts of abnormal proteins are created by cancer cells. Please review the Community Rules before posting!

    MDS Discussion Board

    Welcome to the Blood-Cancer.com Myelodysplastic Syndromes discussion board. Here you can chat about general topics such as symptoms, lifestyle, diet, and more! Read our Community Rules here

    MPN Discussion Board

    Welcome to the Blood-Cancer.com Myeloproliferative Neoplasm discussion board. Here you can chat about general topics such as symptoms, lifestyle, diet, and more! Read our Community Rules here

    Multiple Myeloma Discussion Board

    Welcome to the Blood-Cancer.com Multiple Myeloma discussion board. Here you can chat about general topics such as symptoms, lifestyle, diet, and more! Read our Community Rules here

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