Videos: Your Immune System & Cancer Treatment

Overview of Immunotherapy


Intro to Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Your
Immune System and Cancer Treatment
  Dr. Schuchter: Role Of The Immune System

       
     
Dr. Schuchter: What Is Immunotherapy?   Dr. Schuchter: Why Now?
 
     
Dr. Schuchter: How Does Immunotherapy
Work?
  Dr. Langer: Cancer Is Very Crafty
 
     
Dr. Langer: Personalized Therapy
  Suzanne, Nurse Practitioner: Immunotherapy
Is Different from Chemotherapy
 
     
Matthew: My Experience With
Immunotherapy

  Steve: My Experience With Immunotherapy

 
     
Suzanne, Nurse Practitioner: What Is A
Delayed Response?
  Dr. Schuchter: How Long Does 
Immunotherapy Take to Work?
 
 



   

Side Effects of Immunotherapy

   
     
Suzanne, Nurse Practitioner: Side Effects
From Immunotherapy
  Dr. Langer: Communicating About Side Effects

 
 



   

How to Access Immunotherapy

   
     
Dr. Schuchter: Clinical Trials

  Dr. Schuchter: Who Benefits from 
Immunotherapy?
 
     
Suzanne, Nurse Practitioner: Candidates
For Immunotherapy

 
 
 



   

Tips from Others

   
     
Nicole, Social Worker: Cancer Can Feel Like
A Whirlwind
  Matthew: After You Hear You Have
Stage IV Cancer
 
     
Matthew: Finding Information on Melanoma

  Nicole, Social Worker: Help with Making A
Treatment Decision
 
     
Matthew: Finding Clinical Trials   Nicole, Social Worker: What Can I Do While I'm
Waiting To See If My Treatment Is Working?
 
     
Steve: How I Got My Support   Dr. Schuchter: Working With Your Health
Care Team
 
 




   

The Future of Immunotherapy

   
     
Dr. Schuchter: An Exciting Future   Dr. Schuchter: Changing How Cancer
Is Treated
 
     
Suzanne, Nurse Practitioner: An Exciting
Time
   
   
     
 Updated August 12, 2014