The FDA just approved yet another new, late stage melanoma therapy, nivolumab. That makes a record, mind blowing seven new FDA approved drugs since 2011.
This is exciting news. Not so much because of this specific new drug. But because of what it represents: cancer immunotherapy is becoming a reality.
I saved this article about some important news concerning Omega-3 fatty oils and skin cancer. Check it out this excerpt:
Skin cancer is by far the most common form of cancer. In the U.S., there will be over one million cases diagnosed this year alone.
Having recently had an area of melanoma removed from my left ear, this story caught my attention.