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The FORCE will be with us! Anti-PD-1 (aka MK-3475) previously known as lambrolizumab, should be available for expanded use in as little as 3 months! Our long, 2-day visit at the University of Iowa ended with great news – providing he has no growing brain mets, Kevin will be eligible for Anti-PD-1 in as few as 3 months, provided…

Dealing with Stage IV cancer? Look into Anti-PD-1


ZOINKS! It’s a cancer cell! What if cancer treatment is more like a typical ending of Scooby-Doo? The thug confesses, gives up and goes to jail. Most cancers do one thing well – they wear a mask to fool your immune system. Cancer wears a mask. To your immune system, it’s a pretty little happy…

Tomorrow is always better


I remember being little and hearing old folks talk about having good days and bad days. They would be speaking to another older person when asked how they were doing, and the reply was always, “Well, you know…. there are good days and bad days.” Perhaps prematurely, we understand what they mean by that. Some…