Living with myeloma

It can be difficult to find out that you have myeloma. It’s normal to feel angry, sad, upset and shocked. You might worry about what will happen and how you will cope.

Getting practical and emotional support can help you cope with your diagnosis and treatment.

Coping with myeloma

Coping with myeloma can be difficult. There are things you can do and people who can help you to cope. 

Recovery after a stem cell transplant

A stem cell transplant is sometimes called intensive treatment. It can take time to recover after this treatment.

Resources and support for myeloma

There are organisations, support groups, books, videos and other resources to help you cope with myeloma and treatment.

Last reviewed: 
07 Dec 2023
Next review due: 
07 Dec 2026