Myeloma Voices

Aug
15
Denise Brunson
Physically abused by her partner in October of 2013, Denise Brunson went to the hospital to treat those injuries—so much more was revealed to her. In a matter of days, she pressed charges against her(...)
Aug
14
Sharon and Marilyn Alexander
A 24-year myeloma survivor, Marilyn Alexander has undergone a bone marrow transplant, and her twin sister (as well as caregiver) Sharon Alexander was her donor. Through her ups and downs with the(...)
Aug
14
Joyce Schultz
Diagnosed with myeloma nine years ago, Joyce Schultz endured many drug combination regimens and a stem cell transplant, but was faced with multiple relapses. Today, she is on a steady maintenance(...)
Apr
12
Bob and Judy Nist
In December 2014, Bob Nist developed a rash on his chest. After it did not go away, the dermatologist sent Bob to an oncologist, and Bob was diagnosed with smoldering myeloma. After emailing his(...)
Apr
12
Deb and Leonard Lacey
Deb Lacey visited an endocrinologist for another health issue, and after undergoing a number of tests at this doctor, she learned that she not only had thyroid cancer, but a high-level of protein in(...)
Apr
12
David Waits
David Waits woke up early at 4:30 a.m. to begin his work day with the hopes of being able to get to an afternoon golf tournament. However, that afternoon, he experienced extreme back pain and decided(...)