Psychological intervention lowers survivors’ fear of cancer recurrence

53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) June, 2, 2017 CHICAGO – About 50% of all cancer survivors report moderate to high fear of recurrence. The fear can be so distressing that it negatively affects medical follow-up behavior, mood, relationships, work, goal setting, and quality of life, according to a study presented during the 53rd American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting taking place June 2-6 in Chicago. Yet, interventions to alleviate this…

MPE to be present at the 56th ASH Annual Meeting

Myeloma Patients Europe will be present at the 56th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting, to be held in San Francisco betweeb 6 and 9 December. Over 20.000 people from all arround the globe will attend the largest hematology event in the world. Hundreds of sessions, posters and exhibits will bring together, not only hematologists, but also other stakeholders, such as non-clinical researchers, nurses, industry and, of course, patients.