Patient Stories

A melanoma diagnosis can fill you with uncertainty. Sharing experiences and reading the stories of others who have been through similar situations can be comforting and reassuring.

Read through the stories below, or submit your story.

*NOTE: Please visit our online patient forum to immediately connect with other melanoma patients who can help answer your questions and provide you with support.

I have been dealing with stage III melanoma for the last 10 years. My latest incidence was another positive node 6 months ago..... and so the fight goes on.
Melanoma Girl - Proud to be Pale!
Clinical Trials for IIIa?
Ocular Melanoma is even less treatable than Cutaneous Melanoma. I have survived almost 9 years from a Stage 4 diagnosis, and a prognosis of 6 months. I have done this by managing my disease myself.
MELANOMA : “NO BIG DEAL” IT'S JUST SKIN CANCER!
Stay informed, vigilant, and positive and do not let melanoma rule your life!
I’ve learned the most important thing in the world is to maintain hope.

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