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Ostomy Support
There is an organization that lists ostomy support groups by state. UOAA United Ostomy Associations of America. ...More
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URGENT - Hospice patient - please help regarding i...
My FIL has late stage Alzheimer's is on hospice and has lived here in our home with my wife and family for...More
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resection surgery
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Catheter and Sexual problem after Colon Removal.
I had my colon removed because of cancer 5 months ago, i did not have to do Chemo or radiation, but i still...More
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Any advice would be appreciated
I finished cancer treatments in June 12 with my reversal in Oct. My CEA was 1.9 and now 3 months later it's...More
Posted by An_249948
Colon Cancer
I just had my surgery to remove a huge cancer mass in my lower colon a week ago.I just got out out of...More
Posted by candyapple0307
worried !
Hello , here is with i have been dealing with , awhile back ago i had really painfull poop with that came...More
Posted by wishing101
Hubby diagnosed with Rectal Ca
My hubby was just diagnosed with a 2.5 cm rectal ca. on Dec 4th. We have seen the surgeon, radiation and...More
Posted by Magsjeanea
Colon polyps
I had 4 precancerous polyps removed about a year and half ago...since then i have become anemic so they...More
Posted by lcrandle
Irregular Bowel Movement Low left Back Pain
I have had irregular bowel movements for four weeks. Variety of stool (pencil, chunks, soft). No diarrhea or...More
Posted by metroguy
Breath Test May Detect Colon Cancer
In Italy, researchers were able to identify patients with colorectal cancer with an accuracy of...More
Thin stools after colorectal surgery
Hello, It has been over 2 months since I had my reversal and over 7 months since my LAR (removing a portion of...More
Posted by jtu248
Can anyone out there have heard what to do to prevent tumor marker to rise? After surgery mine went from .6 to 1...More
Posted by 46Hope
Went to doctor complaining about stomach problems about a month ago. I've had stomach issues my whole...More
Posted by Questionmark
Bowels still asleep after 4 weeks
My wife had a Hernia op and still after 4 weeks, she has had only a few movements. She did have a NG tube...More
Posted by nannysarah
Increasing CEA level
What shall we do? My dad is diagnosed with colon cancer last year, stage C2. He underwent surgery...More
Posted by concerned_daughter
Increasing CEA level
What shall we do? My dad is diagnosed with colon cancer last year, stage C2. He underwent surgery...More
Posted by concerned_daughter
Increasing CEA level
What shall we do? My dad is diagnosed with colon cancer last year, stage C2. He underwent surgery...More
Posted by concerned_daughter
Xeloda and Blood Sugar
Does Xeloda elevate your blood sugar?
Posted by birdgirlie
Colon cancer
I am in my second bout of extremely painful diverticulitis within a month. Symptoms of colon cancer also seem...More
Posted by Flamingos
Side Effects of Pain Medications
My 70 year old husband was diagnosed with stage IV colon cancer a year ago. He had a colon...More
Stage 2 rectal cancer recurrence
I was diagnosed and treated with stage 2 T3 rectal cancer and was wondering what are the chances/percentage of...More
Posted by jtu248
Crazy/Frequent bowel movements
I just recently had a temporary ileostomy reversal and have 10-20 bowel movements in a day and was wondering how...More
Posted by jtu248
Radiation Dosage
I am on my 2nd week of radiation treatment for rectal cancer My dosage is 180. What does that mean?More
Posted by birdgirlie
How do I do this.
My husband was diagnosed in Jan 2012 (height 6'2", weighing 198- was 212 in Nov 2011) with CRC stage III and...More
Posted by Harleygirl
Xeloda and Flu shots
I just joined this group Its it ok to take flu shots while taking this chemo medication?
Posted by birdgirlie
The latest drugs for chemotherapy
Hi all, I am in a mess and really need your help now. My mom was found having colon cancer, in stage IIIB...More
Posted by hglanvu
Mom was diagnosed stage IV
My mom was diagnosed in May '07 w/Colon Cancer. She started Chemo and Radiation treatments and by...More
Posted by midnight_angeleyes

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My husband died 2/3/4 of colon cancer. August 2011 I became vegan on a dare and 2/3 12 I was diagnosed with colon cancer. I was surprised! ... More
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