November 28, 2018 – A New ‘Precision’ Cancer Drug Has Been Approved. Is This Big News?

To some doctors, cancer treatment is barbaric; indiscriminate, it kills far more tissue than it needs to, to kill the cancer. The chemotherapy and radiation also have a lot of side effects, it’s brutal on the patient. For years now, there has been an effort to do ‘personalized medicine’ or ‘precision medicine’ where drugs are developed for each individual, based on their own cancers’ genetic makeup. This entirely different approach to treating cancer has gotten some significant advancements and one them is our subject today – when we go Beyond The Norm!