Health Matters September 2, 2023: Dr, Fred Buckhold, Arthur Allen, Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein, Dr. Marc Siegel,

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Dr. KEITH STOCKERL-GOLDSTEIN, medical oncologist at Washington University School of Medicine and Siteman Cancer Center.  House Majority Leader Steve Scalise this week revealed he is being treated for multiple myeloma.  What is multiple myeloma?  How common is it?  How does it differ from leukemia? What are the warning signs?  How is it treated?  Can it be detected early?  How long can remission last?  Is there a cure?  What’s on the horizon in treating multiple myeloma?