Polycythemia Vera Brain Fog

Part 2 in a New Series:  “Addressing MPN Symptoms”  Check out the entire series (2020 update)  Over the Counter Combo of Zyrtec and Zantac helping PV patients get relief from itching Polycythemia Vera Brain Fog Nutrition and Diet May Reduce Chronic Inflammation while Improving Symptom Burden in MPN patients Chronic Pain in Over 50 percent […]

02-Interview with Dr. Naveen Pemmaraju, MPN Specialist, MD Anderson Cancer Center

MPN Chronicles Podcast – Interview with Dr. Naveen Pemmaraju In today’s podcast, Episode 02, I am very pleased to interview Dr. Naveen Pemmaraju, MPN Specialist from MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. Highlights of this Episode: Insomnia in MPNs – one of the most detailed explanations on our sleep problems revealed! MDS / MPN […]

Health Benefits of Therapeutic Oncology Massage for MPN Cancer patients

First in a Series – “Natural Healing Ideas for MPN patients” by David Wallace A Personal Perspective  Over the years, I have enjoyed a good massage on rare occasion.  An intense week of maneuvering the challenging slopes in Alta, Deer Valley and Snowbird, Utah comes to mind, about 15 years ago (pre-PV).  After 3 or […]

Mast Cells and Histamine in MPN Related Itching Explained

Publisher’s Note: PV Reporter is very pleased to welcome Kate Newberry as contributing writer.  She is collaborating with me on the Mast Cell Mania series providing the “medical commentary.” Kate Newberry is a Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Leukemia at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center collaborating with Dr. Srdan Verstovsek, […]

Over the Counter Combo of Zyrtec and Zantac helping PV patients get relief from Itching!

Part 1 in a New Series:  “Addressing MPN Symptoms”  Check out the entire series (2020 update)  Over the Counter Combo of Zyrtec and Zantac helping PV patients get relief from itching Polycythemia Vera Brain Fog Nutrition and Diet May Reduce Chronic Inflammation while Improving Symptom Burden in MPN patients Chronic Pain in Over 50 percent […]

Polycythemia Vera Pre-diagnosis Patient Report

Publisher’s Intro by David Wallace As a certified, red-blooded JAK2 positive Polycythemia Vera (PV) patient, I have always been fascinated by the events leading up to a PV diagnosis. By sharing our stories, perhaps we offer “a dose of comfort” to the new or recently diagnosed.  When they read of struggles that other patient’s experience, […]

Strategies to Beat Itching in Polycythemia Vera

How Can I Beat the Itchies? contributed by Paul Jaeger I was suffering from itching (pruritis) almost 10 years before my Polycythemia Vera was diagnosed.  It’s the worst symptom my disease/condition has brought so far, although the doctor promises death at some point in my future.  I had to give her $150 to tell me […]

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