Many cancers can hide from the immune system, making it difficult for them to be identified and destroyed. Immunotherapy stimulates the immune system to more effectively fight cancer.
If you have cancer, you can take steps to prepare yourself for treatment and help manage the process. Seek out the right sources of information, rely on available support and remember — you’re the boss.
“Clinical trials” may sound a little mysterious and scary to some. Oncologist Brian Rini, MD, talks about a new easy-to-use app that not only connects patients to clinical trials — but demystifies them too.