How can myeloma patients protect themselves from infections?

 

In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie recommends ways myeloma patients can avoid infections, such as using preventative antibiotics, getting certain vaccines, or using an air purifier.

BOTTOM LINE:
Talk to a doctor about ways to avoid and to manage infections.

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IMF Chairman and Co-Founder Brian G.M. Durie, MD welcomes your questions about the latest myeloma treatments, research, controversies and quality of life issues. If you have a question you think might be of interest to the myeloma community, please send to askdrdurie@myeloma.org!

For questions of a specific personal nature, please call the IMF InfoLine coordinators at 800.452.2873 or email them at infoline@myeloma.org