Fighting Multiple Myeloma & Helping Students Adjust to Dorm Life
August 8, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Millennium Pharmaceuticals and West Texas A&M take center stage on Lifetime®.
(DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – PR LOG – August 8, 2016) The Balancing Act® welcomes experts on Multiple Myeloma and moving away for college, Tuesday, August 9 and Monday, August 22, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime®.
Don’t miss these special guests on The Balancing Act:
Fighting Multiple Myeloma – with Millennium Pharmaceuticals
On a very special episode of The Balancing Act, host Olga Villaverde meets with Bond. James Bond. While he may not be the dashing super spy from the movies, this James Bond’s story could easily be a Hollywood script. Meet his wife, Kathleen Bond, and witness her unwavering determination to help her husband of more than 2 decades beat the deadly disease Multiple Myeloma. Her furious love for James has helped him through this challenging ordeal. With his cancer in remission, James Bond is currently living cancer free. Patient advocate, Fatima Scipione, Senior Director for Patient Advocacy at
Takeda Oncology also joins the show for an episode you won’t want to miss. Go to www.takedaoncology.com for more information.
Getting to Know You – with West Texas A&M
For many of us, it was traumatic enough to have to share our bedroom with siblings. But as a young adult heading off to college, it can be even more traumatic to have to share a room with a total stranger. One of the challenges of moving away from home for the first time is getting to know your new roommate. West Texas A&M joins The Balancing Act for Roommate Etiquette 101! Set basic rules from Day 1, such as noise levels, cleaning, company/guests, sleep/study schedules, borrowing items, and food ownership, and you’re more likely to deal with issues the minute they surface. For more tips on sharing space and the college experience in general, visit www.WTAMU.edu.
About The Balancing Act®
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