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Past CureTalks

Clinical Trials in Prostate Cancer with Dr. Ian Thompson, UTHSC


Clinical trials are crucial to make new drugs available to patients in need and ensure their safety at the same time. Patients who participate in clinical trials provide an invaluable service both to science and to fellow patients. There are…

Jun 26, 2014, 05:00 pm 0 Listen

What is Lynch Syndrome and Its Emotional Implications


Lynch syndrome, also known as hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer, is an inherited condition that may increase ones risk of colon cancer and other cancers. It is estimated that about 3 out of every 100 colon cancers are caused by Lynch…

Jun 16, 2014, 06:00 pm 0 Listen

Osteonecrosis of the Jaw & Myeloma with Dr. John Killip – On-Air Myeloma Support Group


Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (ONJ) is a condition associated with a loss of blood supply to the jaw, causing the jawbone tissue death. Although the prevalence of ONJ is below 1%, it is more common in multiple myeloma patients as…

May 27, 2014, 06:00 pm 0 Listen

Myeloma Survivors Jim & Kathleen Bond Share their Myeloma Story


On this On-Air Myeloma Support Group Meet, myeloma survivors Jim Bond & Kathleen Bond share their myeloma story and give out tips on surviving everyday challenges myeloma brings along.

Apr 21, 2014, 06:00 pm 0 Listen

High Risk Multiple Myeloma Survival w/ Dr. Rafael Fonseca of Mayo Clinic


What does high-risk means in a patient who is diagnosed with multiple myeloma? What are the markers that determine the most common sub-category of high-risk myeloma? What are the best treatments for high-risk disease and what are the most promising…

Apr 14, 2014, 06:00 pm 0 Listen