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Readers Respond: When Melanoma Treatment Stops Working: Readers Share Their Advice

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Updated October 01, 2009

The hardest time in your battle with cancer is when you have tried everything medically within reason and it's just not working anymore. Although your doctor may offer you new treatment, you need to consider that at some point, continuing treatment is not likely to improve your health or change your prognosis or survival. What's next?

If you or a loved one is in this situation, what advice would you give? How have you maintained your quality of life during this difficult time? How have you coped emotionally and spiritually? Sharing your story just might help somebody in the same situation.

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