Multiple Myeloma

Myeloma is a type of cancer that begins in cells located in the bone marrow called plasma cells. Bone marrow is the spongy tissue inside many of our large bones. Bone marrow produces several different…

Bone marrow cancers

Myeloma is a bone marrow cancer. It affects plasma cells in the bone marrow.¬†As the cancerous plasma cells fill the bone marrow, you are not able to make enough normal blood cells. This can lead…

Special considerations for unique cancers

Introduction At the bottom of this web page are links to several articles on specific types of cancer, such as liver cancer, multiple myeloma, prostate cancer, etc. However, there are some general comments that apply…