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.

I’ve learned the most important thing in the world is to maintain hope.
Just finished Yervoy for this cancer that knows and obeys no rules...
Stage 4 Melanoma
Stage IV 3 Year Survivor
Every single day is a Gift. Fight Strong-Live Long
Never give up, never give in.
After surgery six years ago for a skin melanoma, I am back in treatment for stage IV. I am doing interleukin 2 and feel that i have a good chance to beat this thing.
I have stage IIIb Melanoma.
A family that doesn't give up...but takes our loss as our inspiration!
I thought I was being proactive about my family history when I talked to dermatologists about my concerns...

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