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Elaine Taite believed the course of treatment was clear — and less than hopeful. But a second opinion changed her course — and outcome.
Married for less than a year, April Bloch should have been celebrating the news of her pregnancy. However, six hours earlier, she learned she had stage 1 infiltrating ductal carcinoma. After the shock wore off, April and her husband focused on finding the best treatment to preserve her health.
After her ninth recurrence of ovarian cancer, Oraleen Johnson was told she had exhausted all her treatment options. That was before she met Drs. Alain and Monica Mita, co-directors of the Experimental Therapeutics Program.