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  1. Study suggests heart drugs may boost chemotherapy in AML

    ... Acute myeloid leukemia: Heart drugs may boost chemotherapy Article Source:  ... may have identified a way to boost the effect of chemotherapy against one of the most common forms of leukemia in adults: ...

    Article last updated 09/07/2017 - 11:09am.

  2. Knowing What it Takes

    ... “Walking into a chemotherapy room is not an easy thing to do, even if you know that it is ... office every two weeks and I loathed having to walk into the chemotherapy room. I always picked a chair that was the farthest away from ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 12:46pm.

  3. Chemotherapy

    ... How does it work? Chemotherapy for  MDS  patients involves the use of medicines that kill cells cancer cells called cytotoxic agents. Chemotherapy hurts healthy cells along with abnormal ones. So you may need to ...

    Topic section last updated 03/29/2016 - 7:18pm.

  4. South African Girl with PRCA Gets German Match

    ... For us, this was a miracle. Rachel has started chemotherapy , and the transplant takes place in about 10 days. She will ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:02am.

  5. Transplant Experience Amplifies Her Desire for Research Career

    ... mother and I headed to Duke where I received intensive chemotherapy followed by bone marrow harvested from my loving brother. I ... Still, I had many struggles due to the months of not eating, chemotherapy, immunosuppressive medication, and inadequate exercise as both my ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 12:47pm.

  6. My Encounter with Aplastic Anemia

    ... hair had grown back again and went through tougher chemotherapy and radiation. I suffered from the BK virus, C-Diff and some ... harvest some of my eggs to preserve them from the intense chemotherapy and radiation. It was expensive, but the peace of mind it gave me ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:16am.

  7. Aplastic Anemia Patient “Just Focused on Beating It”

    ... place. I had long hair and I donated it before I began chemotherapy .     Nothing could prepare me for the effect the chemotherapy would have on me physically or mentally.  The physical effects I ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 12:49pm.

  8. Since my diagnosis, my mission has been to fight back

    ... not even recovered from my transplant and was now facing chemotherapy . I began receiving azacitidine (Vidaza®), but my ... of my stem cell transplant (re-birthday). I tolerate chemotherapy pretty well now and take medication to mitigate the side effects. ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:40am.

  9. Saved by Her Twin Sister

    ... I was admitted on Easter Sunday and received aggressive chemotherapy and total body radiation to prepare for my BMT on April, 14th, ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:31am.

  10. Causes

    ... arsenic and benzene Radiation and chemotherapy used to treat cancer Treatments for other autoimmune ...

    Topic section last updated 06/20/2018 - 2:40pm.