The Waldenstrom’s Weekly

August 13, 2021

Volume 1, Issue 20

The International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation (IWMF) is dedicated to supporting and educating everyone affected by WM while advancing the search for a cure. The IWMF provides access to The Waldenstrom’s Weekly as a free service to WM community members to share WM related news and events. For more information, please contact info@IWMF.com

EDUCATION

WMUK Webinar: WM Laboratory Research
Monday, September 6th at 6:00PM BST (UK)

Join Dr. Roger Owen, Consultant Haematologist in the UK, as he talks about research for WM.
 
Dr. Owen will be joined by WMUK Patient Support Manager, Bob Perry, to talk about WM laboratory research. The session is due to last approximately an hour, and there may be time for additional audience questions.
 
To submit any questions in advance, please email WMUK HERE. Please note: WMUK cannot answer personal medical questions on this webinar. If you have particular concerns about your specific treatment, please seek advice from your consultant. 
 
For recordings of past WMUK webinars, click HERE.

SUPPORT

Story of Hope Update: Davell Hays

Not an Ending but a Great New Beginning

U.S. WM Patients: LLS Co-Pay Funding Available!
Financial Assistance up to $7,500

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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society offers financial assistance up to $7,500 for treatment-related expenses for eligible U.S. patients:
 
  • Medical Insurance Premiums: Private & Public, Tricare, Medicaid, Medicare Part A, B, C, D. If the premium is deducted from your Social Security or paycheck, these funds can be reimbursed to you.
  • Non-diagnostic scans, lab work and testing: ECGs, EKGs, x-rays, ultrasounds, MRI, PET & CT scans, blood work, biopsies, bone marrow aspirations, tissue typing & stem cell harvesting for transplants, etc.
  • Prescribed Medications: Chemotherapy (IV or Oral) and supportive medications like anti-nausea, antibiotics, steroids, pain medication, etc.
 
Watch a Video on how to apply HERE.
 
Funding is limited, so apply as soon as possible.
 
To apply, click the button below OR call 877-557-2672 to speak with an Intake Specialist who can walk you through the application process.
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