Latest Posts from Beth Ayen

Having Hard Conversations With Your Children When You Have Multiple Myeloma

Having Hard Conversations With Your Children When You Have Multiple Myeloma

It is a challenge to be a parent with cancer, especially multiple myeloma. The trip can be especially difficult because this disease can and often ...

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After 24 Years With Multiple Myeloma, I Have a Lot to Be Thankful For

After 24 Years With Multiple Myeloma, I Have a Lot to Be Thankful For

I want to be thankful. I am thankful. Thankfulness restores the soul. It helps take us out of our own selfishness. It gives us a place to count all of those blessings ...

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What I Wish People Knew About My Myeloma Diagnosis

What I Wish People Knew About My Myeloma Diagnosis

Right now, I am struggling with the very trite phrase “my cancer journey.” It doesn’t really address the terrifying, encouraging, hard, insightful, painful ...

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How I Worked With My Doctors to Control My Pain

How I Worked With My Doctors to Control My Pain

Pain. It is an important issue that needs to be addressed beginning at diagnosis and continuing throughout the course of the illness…

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How I Resolved My Conflicts About Food and Nutrition

How I Resolved My Conflicts About Food and Nutrition

Food and nutrition play an important role in the life of a cancer patient, but they’ve also been a source of conflict for me since my diagnosis. I know adjusting my diet ...

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How I Resolved My Conflicts About Food and Nutrition

How I Resolved My Conflicts About Food and Nutrition

Food and nutrition play an important role in the life of a cancer patient, but they’ve also been a source of conflict for me since my diagnosis. I know adjusting my diet ...

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