I am a HUGE proponent of personalized medicine and individualized cancer treatments that use molecular profiling, biomarker testing, or any testing that can help doctors treat your specific cancer. You see, no two people are alike… and no two cancers are alike. The more commonly used “standard of care” is like a one size fits all approach and a personalized approach is specific to you.
Is My Cancer Different? has put together this video explaining the differences between these two approaches. For more information on the benefits of individualized cancer treatments, check out Is My Cancer Different?. Take a look, then talk to your doctors… you are your own best advocate.