Patient Stories

With a diagnosis of melanoma, the future can suddenly seem filled with uncertainty. Sharing experiences and reading the stories of others who have been through the same situation, can be comforting and reassuring.

Read through the stories below, or submit your story.

Stage IV at age 47, but staying strong and positive!
My 29th birthday present....a melanoma diagnosis
Clark Level 2 melanoma
Recently diagnosed with Stage 1b
Stage III Survivor
Stage IV melanoma
47 year old with Stage IV melanoma
My husband Ben, 34, diagnosed Stage IIIA in May 2014. CLND - Done! Now the biggie: interferon or not?
I was 18 and had barely begun living my life when I was diagnosed with melanoma.
My cancer story.