In-depth

Alternative medicine

Tai chi

Complications

Coping with the complications of multiple myeloma

Coping and support

Get the emotional support you need to cope with multiple myeloma

Symptoms

Fatigue

Nausea and vomiting

Unexplained weight loss

Tests and diagnosis

Complete blood count

A complete blood count can be used to evaluate your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.

CT scan

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

Positron emission tomography scan

X-ray

Treatments and drugs

Chemotherapy

Communicating with your doctor when you have multiple myeloma

Manage common side effects of multiple myeloma treatment

Multiple myeloma treatments

After a multiple myeloma diagnosis, it can be helpful to understand the range of treatments available.

Multiple myeloma: What treatment is right for you?

Radiation therapy

Stem cell transplant

Stem cells: What they are and what they do

Stem cells are under study to treat diverse conditions from blood cancers to Parkinson's and heart failure. Researchers have uncovered some potential new sources that offer additional opportunities for developing regenerative solutions.

Thalidomide: Research advances in cancer and other conditions

Thalidomide is infamous for the birth defects it caused. So why are doctors still prescribing it?

Dec. 04, 2015