Stage IV Cancer Doesn't Wait 

Stage IV Cancer Doesn't Wait!

                                                                                                                       "Do not withhold good from those who deserve it, when it is in your power to act."   ~ Proverbs 3:27


Below is a list of ways you can help bring attention to this cause.  We need to let others know (including our government agencies) that the FDA is denying access of TDM-1 to Stage IV cancer patients.  We are asking the FDA to approve TDM-1 now and give these people a chance to live!

1.  Ask your congressional reps to investigate this FDA:  Congress has a HELP Committee that has been no help!     
      ~ E-mail Megan Thompson with Senator Kerry's office at [email protected].
      ~ E-mail Chris Holt with Senator Brown's office at [email protected]

2.  E-mail FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg at [email protected] and ask her to do the right      thing for Stage IV Cancer patients.

3E-mail Christie Hager, New England Regional Director, Federal HHS, at [email protected]  HHS  oversees the FDA.

4.  E-mail Genentech, Krysta Pellegrino, public relations, at [email protected].

5.  Advocacy:  Google Abigail Alliance and FAMEDS, Freedom of Access to Medicines.

6.  Advocacy:  Contact Komen for the Cure, Dianna Rowden at [email protected].  Ask why they don't support more flexible treatments for 
     Stage IV survivors. 

7.  Call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.  Ask why they don't support more flexible treatments for Stage IV survivors. 

8.  Join,  "Our Her2Cancer Struggle" on Facebook. 

9.  Write a letter to the editor of any newspaper near you about this cause!  Watch the requirements for publishing:  word count limits, and include
     your name and address.