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Colon Cancer Personal Stories

Many people gather strength and courage from colon cancer personal stories. If that describes you, you'll love these inspirational colon cancer stories.

Diagnosed with Colon Cancer at 25
Although less common, colon cancer can strike in your 20's, 30's, and even 40's. Take charge and advocate for yourself if you have concerning symptoms.

Prayer and Positive Attitude Got Me Through Cancer
A story of the remarkable effects of positive thinking and prayer following a stage IV colon cancer diagnosis.

Intimacy with a Colostomy
A colostomy doesn't have to impact your sex life or your self image, but it will if you let it.

Following Your Instincts
A heartbreaking story illustrating the importance of early detection and removal of colon cancer.

Have You Had Genetic Testing for Colon Cancer? Why or Why Not?
Does colon cancer run in your family? Have you been tested for colon cancer genes? Share your story of why you did or did not get genetic testing for colon cancer. See submissions

Katie and Bob Share Their Hereditary Cancer Story to Save Lives
Katie and Bob are sharing their personal hereditary cancer story. They learned the hard way that you're never too young for colon cancer. Their mission? Inspiring others to get screened for colon cancer. They want to save lives with their hereditary cancer story!

Thoughts on IV Hydration with Terminal Colon Cancer
As our bodies progress towards death, dehydration is normal, expected, and can even promote comfort. Learn the myths and facts about IV hydration if someone you love is terminally ill.

Thoughts on IV Hydration with Terminal Colon Cancer
As our bodies progress towards death, dehydration is normal, expected, and can even promote comfort. Learn the myths and facts about IV hydration if someone you love is terminally ill.

Kentucky State Auditor, Crit Luallen, Aims to Save Lives With…
Crit Luallen has a personal colon cancer story to share. She is the Kentucky State Auditor, a high-profile, elected official in Kentucky. She felt compelled to use her position to help others overcome a fear of colon cancer screening and save lives.

Bob Had Colon Tumors, But Educates Others On How to Avoid Them
Bob had symptoms of colon tumors, but his doctors convinced him he was too young for colon cancer. Bob found out the hard way that you're never too young to develop colon tumors. He shares his story to help others avoid his experience.

Katie Says Screening is Key for Preventing Colon Cancer in Women
Katie's personal story shows how colon cancer in women is nothing to ignore. Katie shares her story about colon cancer to help others avoid her experience.

Dr. Jones: Knocking Down High Cost as a Barrier to Colon Canc…
High Cost Colonoscopy will never be a barrier to colon cancer screening in Kentucky, if Dr. Whitney Jones has his way. Through his tireless work to pass colon cancer screening legislation, Dr. Whitney is advancing his personal mission to lower deaths due to colon cancer.

Top Five Things Not to Do After a Cancer Diagnosis
Walking out of the doctor's office with a new cancer diagnosis can change your perception in life. Don't do anything rash or life-altering during this time, as you might regret your decisions later.

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