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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Cancer Type
Cancer Stage
Age Range
Location
Ethnicity
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
Patients & Survivors Stage III Rectal Cancer

Katrina O'Quinn

Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Radiation, Surgery, Ostomy, Mouth sores, LARS, Neuropathy
Patients & Survivors Stage III Rectal Cancer

Dave Bethune

Ostomy, Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Radiation, Surgery, Ileostomy, Fatigue, Bowel irregularities, Chemo induced nausea and vomiting, Secondary cancer(s), Pain, Neuropathy, Chemo brain
Patients & Survivors Stage I Colon Cancer

Merrillyn Vickerman

Ostomy, Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Radiation, Colostomy, Fatigue, Bowel irregularities, Secondary cancer(s), Skin rashes (skin toxicity, chemo rash)
Patients & Survivors Stage III Colon Cancer

Holly Williams

Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Surgery, Fatigue, Chemo induced nausea and vomiting, Chemo brain, Mouth sores, Hand-foot syndrome, Neuropathy
Patients & Survivors Stage IV Colon Cancer

Christian Eisenhauer

Early-Age Onset, Ostomy, Side Effects, Treatments, Chemotherapy, Reversal surgery, Ileostomy, Pain, Fatigue, Distress or mental health issues/illness, Neuropathy
Patients & Survivors Stage IV Colon Cancer

Muhammad Hamid

Ostomy, Side Effects, Fatigue, Treatments, Mouth sores, Neuropathy, Hand-foot syndrome, Skin rashes (skin toxicity, chemo rash), Chemotherapy, Surgery, Ileostomy
Patients & Survivors Stage IV Colon Cancer

Michelle McPhatter

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

Mimi Pineiro

Early-Age Onset, Ostomy, Side Effects, Treatments, Surgery, Chemotherapy, Colostomy, Chemo brain, Neuropathy, Pain

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