Cancer care: New grandfather says first-of-its-kind lymphoma drug led to 5-year remission

Cancer care: New grandfather says first-of-its-kind lymphoma drug led to 5-year remission

The Food and Drug Administration cleared a medication that is treating the most common type of lymphoma. Juan Yee, a 49-year-old from Southern California, said his cancer returned third time, but refused to go through chemo again. He asked his doctor how long he had. "You can have about a year, we don't know. My wife didn't even know I was going through cancer again. I didn't tell anybody," Yee said. Follicular lymphoma is the most common type of low-grade …