H-HEALTHY LIVING

Sep 30, 2013 9:03 AM by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News

New drug can help people with Melanoma live longer

Doctors say some patients with a deadly form of Melanoma have lived up to ten years after their diagnosis.

Oncologists in Boston gathered information on almost 5,000 patients.

Doctors say a drug called Yervoy can help 25% of people with Advanced Melanoma live an extra three to ten years.

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