The lives of people with cancer are measured in birthdays, graduations, weddings and anniversaries.
Every day is valuable to patients and to their loved ones.
Life-Years Saved from Cancer Since 1990
July 22, 2014 09:00 AM EDT 0 comments
Don has motivated runners and survivors across the country, and now he has the chance to inspire even more through a special contest hosted by Runner's World magazine. The grand prize is a cover story in an upcoming issue of Runner's World, a publication read by almost three million Americans. We at MyLifeIsWorthIt.org feel it would be a great opportunity to share Don's story and communicate the true value of the lives that new cancer treatments are able to prolong.Read More
June 13, 2014 05:11 PM EDT 0 comments
It's time to cover modern cancer treatment options and start saving lives.Read More
June 12, 2014 08:00 AM EDT 0 comments
False "facts" about drug pricing as diversions from the real issue of insurance putting profits before patients.Read More
June 11, 2014 09:43 AM EDT 0 comments
MY LIFE IS WORTH IT, a patient-driven campaign to put the patient voice at the center of health cost discussions, says 33 states and the District of Columbia have now passed laws to require insurance companies to reimburse all cancer treatments at the same rate, with similar laws pending in two additional states.Read More
June 2, 2014 10:00 AM EDT 0 comments
“We have to get the facts out!” With those words Robert Goldberg, Ph.D., healthcare economist and co-founder of MY LIFE IS WORTH IT, challenged panelists discussing health costs at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting. The claim being made is that “the current system is unsustainable.”Read More