A New Treatment for Melanoma


Melanoma is one of the most common forms of cancer in the U.S. In fact, incidences of melanoma have increased over the last 25 years. However, there are reasons to be optimistic with some new therapies out there that are helping those with advanced melanoma.

California Life’s David Wylie got the chance to interview Dr. Sigrun Hallmeyer, with Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and Cassie Beisel with the Melanoma Research Foundation.

Here is what Dr. Sigrun Hallmeyer has to say about melanoma and how the immunotherapy combination treatment works:

For available support systems go to Melanoma.org and for more information about treatment go to Opdivo.com.