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Volunteers wanted for PTSD study of treatment some call a miracle

The Pentagon is funding a new study with servicemembers with PTSD to determine whether a new treatment is as effective as it so far seems to be. A treatment called┬ástellate ganglion block — a simple injection of local anesthetic near a nerve center in the neck — has helped some patients achieve lasting results, reports┬áJennifer […]

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New drugs provide improved survival, better quality of life for patients with myeloma

Laura Panjwani reports in Cure magazine that new multiple myeloma treatments are putting many patients into remission and increasing quality of life.

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Online chats for blood cancer patients from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society hosts weekly chats online for blood cancer patients. If you have leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma or another blood cancer, chats for people with your illness are available here.

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