Talking to Your Doctor


Doctor Discussion Guide

It’s important to work closely with your doctor. Taking a few minutes to prepare for your appointments can help you remember your questions and feel confident during your discussions. The MDS Foundation has put together a list of questions to get you started. Click below to view and download.

Questions for Your Doctor.pdf


MDS Alliance

The MDS Alliance

Dealing with MDS can be overwhelming, but know that you are not alone. The MDS Alliance is committed to providing patients with the latest resources and a community to help you connect with other patients and caregivers.

Click here for more information on the MDS Alliance >


Additional Resources

Click on the links below to access additional useful resources that can help you learn more. You can also share these resources with your family and friends.

MDS Alliance

MDS Foundation

The Max Foundation

Patient Advocate Foundation

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society®

Leukemia Research Foundation

The Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation

American Cancer Society

National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Information Service



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