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Immunotherapy Offers New Hope for Cancer Patients: One Man’s Alternative Cancer Treatment Journey
Date:12/23/2013

Simpsonville, SC (PRWEB) December 23, 2013

It started as a mole on his leg, and spread quickly, despite aggressive chemotherapy and surgery. When 59-year-old Ray Merrill learned his melanoma was incurable and amputation of his leg was the only option available to buy just a little more time, he prayed for another solution. The alternative cancer treatment he found at Perseus PCI earlier this fall was literally the answer to his prayers, keeping his limb intact while bringing him immediate relief from pain, and in December, an extensive imaging test showed came back clear, showing no evidence of disease.

“My oncologist couldn’t believe it!” marvels Merrill. “Just a few months ago, I was headed straight to Stage 4 melanoma, with nothing but pain in the future. I was devastated, thinking I had no chance to see my 14-year-old daughter grow up.”

After receiving his ‘incurable’ diagnosis this fall, Merrill was determined not to spend whatever time he had left undergoing toxic chemotherapy regimens, or being bedridden after major surgery. Through his own extensive research and outreach, he learned of the Perseus PCI cancer vaccine.

“When I heard how it caused no side effects, I thought it was almost too easy to be real,” remembers Merrill. “Many people agreed with that conclusion and tried to talk me out of it, but I felt that this option was absolutely what I needed to do – it made sense and I was determined to try it. Hearing Dr. Wagner speak lifted my spirits and gave me hope, knowing there was a chance to beat this.”

Four months later, after completing the series of monthly inoculations, the soft-spoken Georgian native is certain his decision was the right, life-affirming one. From first to final treatment, all went smoothly, exactly as planned, and the most recent, completely
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