A field guide for men who are supporting their wife or significant other in becoming free of cancer. Especially when they are hit by a stroke in mid-treatment. I outline the process and experiences, and offer tips and hints for others. My dear wife, Meagan, died from Stage 4 melanoma cancer.
Saturday, August 20, 2011
Melanoma Drug Approved by FDA
But it won't work for Meagan. It targets a genetic mutation she does not have. It does illustrate the direction cancer drug research is heading - moving from slash, burn and poison to smarter targeting of individual mutations.