Hope and Heirlooms
Christine Knight's family has always joked she was born with a needle in her hand. She began sewing at age 5 and has continued crafting her entire life. Like many wives and mothers with full-time jobs, her hobby came second to her busy life. That changed in fall 2013 when she was diagnosed with melanoma.
Quality of Care and Life
Mike Sanders wants you to know: participating in a clinical trial does not rule your life. Nor does it mean your doctors only care about whether the medication is working or not. Joining a clinical trial was not a guarantee of positive results, but Sanders decided to try after qualifying for an immunotherapy study. Immunotherapy is a growing area of cancer research and treatment that works the opposite of chemotherapy. Instead of attacking cancer cells, it boosts the body’s ability to fight cancer.