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Staying Safe in the Sun After Cancer Treatment

There are health benefits to sun exposure but many people don’t realize that radiation therapy and chemotherapy can cause sensitivity to the sun. Here's how to protect yourself.

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Tips to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

Sleep is necessary for keeping our minds and bodies healthy, but can be hard to achieve for people with cancer. Learn these tips for managing sleep problems.

How to Pack for the Hospital

Packing for a hospital stay can be a challenge, especially with so many other stressors going on at the same time! Here are a few tips for hospital stay packing for the blood cancer patient.

How to Choose A Pharmacy

Most people choose a pharmacy for its convenience, but is that the most important thing? Check out these tips for finding a great pharmacy.

What to Expect During a PET or PET/CT Scan

Positron Emission Tomography, or a PET scan, is able to detect abnormal cells by how they absorb and metabolize sugar. Learn what to expect during a PET scan.

Exercise During Cancer Treatment

Exercise is beneficial during treatment for blood and marrow cancers, but what kind of activity is best and how do you get started?

Exercise Precautions During Blood Cancer Treatment

Exercise during cancer treatment can help combat side effects and keep your spirits up, but what kinds of precautions do blood and marrow cancer patients need to take?

Lung Damage Following Blood Cancer Treatment- Pulmonary Toxicity

Treatment for blood and marrow cancers can cause damage to lungs called pulmonary toxicity. Learn what causes pulmonary toxicity, and what can be done about it.

Top Ten Medication Safety Tips for the Hospitalized Blood Cancer Patient

Unfortunately, medication errors do occur in the hospital, Check out these tips for reducing the risk that it could happen to you.

Top Ten Medication Safety Tips for the Home

Medication errors can happen to the best of us. Checkout these tips for how you can decrease your chances for a medication error at home.

What are Bisphosphonates?

The majority of patients with myeloma will experience bone breakdown and damage as a result of their condition. Learn about bisphosphonates and how they can help reduce and prevent this painful side effect.

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