The Eternal Ostomist

I’m Suzanne. I’m from Braintree in Essex, U.K. At 36 I was diagnosed with advanced-stage bowel cancer after being misdiagnosed for many years with “IBS.” Sadly, due to the location and size of the tumour, I ended up with an AP resection (permanent colostomy), followed…

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Our Response & Action to the CDC’s Ostomy Ads

Thanks to the many advocates voicing their opinions through social media, I decided to pick up the phone and call the American Cancer Society (ACS) and The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) last week regarding the new round of ads that are a…

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Meet the One Million Strong – Tina G. from Colorado

Be a part of One Million Strong and tell us how colorectal cancer has impacted your life! Share your story now!  Meet Tina: Tina Graber, Survivor From Sterling, CO Tina’s Story: Getting the News I saw my family doctor about the bleeding on November 14, 2011….

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Living with an Ostomy

Can I have a normal life after an ostomy? Will I still be able to go swimming? How will an ostomy affect my sex life? Join us on April 17, 2013 from 3:00pm – 4:00pm ET for our live webinar as we discuss how to…

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Bob Baker is Biking Again

On April 16, Bob Baker and two companions dipped the wheels of their bikes in Long Island Sound near Stamford, Connecticut and set off  to bike 4,000 miles across the United States to Seattle, Washington. Bob is a survivor of ulcerative colitis and colon cancer…

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