Champion Stories

Colorectal cancer is a unique experience, but you may find you have a lot in common with other survivors, caregivers, and loved ones.

Find inspiration from other champions and share your story to be featured here.

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Patients & Survivors Stage III Rectal Cancer

Penny Carr

Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Radiation, Surgery, Bowel irregularities, Neuropathy, Mouth sores, Chemo induced nausea and vomiting, Pain, Chemo brain, Distress or mental health issues/illness
Patients & Survivors Stage III Rectal Cancer

Jessica Catlin

Early-Age Onset, Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Surgery, Radiation, Bowel irregularities, Fatigue, Pain, Neuropathy
Patients & Survivors Stage III Rectal Cancer

Amie Ross

Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Radiation, Bowel irregularities, Mouth sores, Chemo induced nausea and vomiting, Neuropathy, Pain, Infection, Distress or mental health issues/illness
Patients & Survivors Stage III Colon Cancer

Tracy Ten

Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Surgery, Fatigue, High blood pressure, Neuropathy, Hand-foot syndrome, Skin rashes (skin toxicity, chemo rash), Chemo brain, Distress or mental health issues/illness
Patients & Survivors Stage IV Rectal Cancer

Ronny Day

Ostomy, Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Surgery, Radiation, Early-Age Onset, Reversal surgery, Fatigue, Bowel irregularities, Chemo brain, Neuropathy, Pain
Patients & Survivors Stage IV Rectal Cancer

Natalie Phelps

Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Radiation, Surgery, Permanent, Ostomy, Fatigue, Mouth sores, Chemo induced nausea and vomiting, Chemo brain, Distress or mental health issues/illness, Hand-foot syndrome
Patients & Survivors Stage III Rectal Cancer

Rene Cejas

Ostomy, Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Surgery, Colostomy, Reversal surgery, Fatigue, Mouth sores, Bowel irregularities, Neuropathy, Hand-foot syndrome, Skin rashes (skin toxicity, chemo rash), Distress or mental health issues/illness, Chemo brain
Patients & Survivors Stage III Colon Cancer

RaLinda Harter

Side Effects, Fatigue, Treatments, Bowel irregularities, Pain, Neuropathy, Hand-foot syndrome, Chemo brain, Distress or mental health issues/illness, Chemotherapy, Surgery

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