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I Have Stage 3 Colon Cancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 26 People

    Trying To Gain Strength

    my story begain in sept of this yr. i started to feel sick as well as noticed i was bleeding. my original pcp told me i just had hemroids. how he determined this i do not know as he never examined me in any way. said oh we will just keep an eye on things. knowing that my body was...
    stainglass stainglass 56-60, F 2 Responses Nov 8, 2012

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    Mi Papi

    Hello, mi and my family have been going thru a tough struggle with my 68 year old father. He was diagnosed with colon cancer stage 3. He first found out he was sick threw blood in his stool, well we took him to Nuevo Laredo because unfortunately he has no medical insurance. With...
    isabel08 isabel08 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 6, 2013

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    Searching For Hope

    I do not have stage three colon cancer. My 35 year old sister does. I just got the news a little while ago so I have been searching the web trying to get as much info as I can. I am 30 and a thyroid cancer survivor myself so I am hoping she beats the odds too. I'm honestly just...
    MARIM MARIM 26-30 3 Responses Jul 22, 2009

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    My Mom

    Well i am here to share my moms experience with colon cancer. When you are told you are already in stage three, everything may seem bleak suddenly. My mom did. But she was really courageous and fought on for 4 years with stage 3B colon cancer. With her condition (she had an...
    jellyrainbowbeans jellyrainbowbeans 26-30, F Jan 5, 2013

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    It's Back....

    My personal experience started back in November of 2008. I noticed that my urine was dark and had sand or dirt in it. I was dropping weight like crazy. I was a bit over weight so I wasn't to worried about the weight loss. I made a doctors appointment for the urine problem. At...
    HagathaMurry HagathaMurry 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 12, 2011

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    I Thought It Was Just A Stomach Ache From Cookies!

    I'm 48 years old & I've had a lifelong challenge with chronic  constipation.  I started having alot of food allergies abut 5 years ago to things like wheat, garlic & tomtatoes. I had pressure & pain in my lower abdomen every month. I went to 5 different doctors about my...
    rosematta rosematta 46-50 3 Responses Sep 25, 2011

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    Plan On Living.......

    I am a 52 year old woman who was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer. I was diagnosed June 29, 2012 and had my surgery on July 6th . I am currently doing chemo. I go to the cancer center and get hooked up for about 5 hours then I leave with a pump attached for an additional 46...
    Survival52 Survival52 51-55 2 Responses Aug 13, 2012

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    Worried Daughter

    My mother just had her colon removed because of cancer a few days ago ,now they are saying she has it in her lymph nodes and talking about cemo , my question is this, The doctor is saying she cant have  radiation because of it being her right side. does this sound right...
    worrieddaughter worrieddaughter 31-35, F Jan 5, 2010

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    Surprise! It's Colon Cancer: My Story

    I woke up the morning of March 3rd, 2007 feeling really horrible. I had a lot of pain in my lower right quadrant and a slight fever. After fainting twice that day, my husband told me we should go to the emergency room - I, in my infinite wisdom, said no and that I was sure it...
    seussfan seussfan 36-40, F 16 Responses Dec 18, 2007

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    Cancer Cure Covered Up By Government.

    Type in any browser ( RUN FROM THE CURE ) I was blown away when i watched this video, i have known for years the Governments and companies that make medice would have covered up something like this. Please please please pass it on to all your list. It does not just cure cancer...
    reikiman123 reikiman123 51-55 1 Response Oct 20, 2013

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    Stage 2 Or Stage 3? A Lot Of Questions.

    I am not exactly sure which stage I am at. When I try to find stages of colon cancer I find a lot of information that says they don't use stages like one, two, three, etc. They seem to use a lot of letter combinations to indicate how far along the cancer has progressed. In...
    tolmanbridge tolmanbridge 56-60, M 1 Response Dec 21, 2011

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    Stage 3 Colon Cancer

    Cancer Current mood: scared Category: Life   I was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer Jan 3 2008. I spent Jan, Feb, and March in the hospital. During that time I had several surgeries to remove tumors and resection my colon.  Initially I was to have...
    vivaladiva vivaladiva 36-40 6 Responses Sep 21, 2008

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    Family History Of Colon Cancer

    I do not have colon cancer but I just found out my dad does. My dad is 48 and has probably had this cancer for a year or 2, but we could not convince him to see a doctor until now. His dad (my grandpa) was diagnosed with colon cancer at age 45 and he lived to be 58. This was back...
    MushroomFairyDust MushroomFairyDust 26-30, F 7 Responses Oct 11, 2011

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    I have stage fright and I'm really tired of trying to go in front of people to talk. I can't go in front of a class to give a speech for only 2 minutes and there's only 20 kids in...
    isabel16 isabel16 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    I hate having stage fright!!! I want to get over that stupid fear but I can never do it!!!! I CAN'T DO IT BUT I REALLY WANT TO!!! IM TORED OF IT WHY CANT I JUST STAND IN FRONT OF...
    isabel16 isabel16 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I miss my dad so much . He passed away from colon cancer on Dec 11. And it has been the hardest thing for me to see him not hear or talk to him . I wish I could hug him, hold his...
    poetic92 poetic92 22-25, F Jan 1

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    I can't stand to be around sick people. they **** me off. I spent a good part of my childhood watching my step-dad (adopted dad) die a. painful slow death. colon cancer
    angierose2014 angierose2014 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    I always hated going up and presenting to the class. Do any of you have stage fright?
    lucydreamonnatalikis lucydreamonnatalikis 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I was fifteen when I lost my mother to cancer. after a five year battle. I ended up on the streets. could not continue school. I joined a carnival. and traveled all over the U.S...
    mcguiverman mcguiverman 51-55, M 9 hrs ago

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    2015 Update... With over a year or so being cancer free (Colon and Sarcoma) I am pretty much fine with everything, as well as it can be.... but I am glad that there has been no...
    TimmAllen TimmAllen 51-55, M Jan 16

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    I lost my mum to cancer, stage 4 melanoma. she was diagnosed late 2012 and was put on this trial drug. she seemed fine had to eat by a certain time and medication at a certain time...
    Mitchell92 Mitchell92 22-25 1 day ago

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    I lost my dad in 2001. He hadn't been sick that long. He was diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer in December of 2000 & told that he had 6-8 months to live even with chemo. He...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Dec 28, 2014

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    I attract more troubled people than a liquor store. I've recently gone through a time period in which I had a lot of people looking for answers. it has been a draining experience...
    SprinklesINF SprinklesINF 16-17, M Jan 6

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    Having been recently diagnosed with stage 2 prostate cancer I had it surgically removed. Thus I have lost the ability to ********* and to have a reasonable libido levels. I wonder...
    freehubris freehubris 70+, M Jan 16

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    I am unable to post this in the Success Stories for whatever reason,so I posted here. I was diagnosed with prostate cancer on October 20, 2012. I was advised by my doctor that my...
    marijuanaoil170 marijuanaoil170 46-50 Jan 5

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    I am unable to post this in the Success Stories for whatever reason,so I posted here. I was diagnosed with prostate cancer on October 20, 2012. I was advised by my doctor that my...
    marijuanaoil170 marijuanaoil170 46-50 17 hrs ago

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    I am on the verge of a comprehensive cancer cure. So far - Omega 3 sources, Vitamin K2 sources and Vitamin D sources along with cruciferous vegetables (cooked) will yield very...
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 Dec 27, 2014

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    I am 9 years cancer free (prostate CA). I will be the first to admit I was one of the lucky ones. Surgery cured my cancer - no chemo and no radiation was needed. I never feared the...
    catmandew54 catmandew54 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    July 15th baby. I love my zodiac I love my water and my moon and I love the earth. I feel full of love and light and EMOTIONS! I am sensitive, but I love that trait because I love...
    Crystabell Crystabell 26-30, F Jan 15

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    Well, almost lost I think. I have widespread cancer, but it is actually a worm infestation. Various parasitic worms have mutagenic properties that could easily lead to cancer being...
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 3 Responses Jan 6

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    So a month or so ago I posted about me having testicular cancer. I've had my surgery 3 weeks ago which they removed the testicle that had the lump and they gave me a prosthesis...
    JustWantAChoice JustWantAChoice 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    It has been 5 years now. It still hurts to talk about it sometimes and I have moments when I miss her so much I cry. It was so quick, though. People talk about how they had friends...
    PanFaealva PanFaealva 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I was just diagnosed with AIH. I have not started the treatment yet. My liver enzymes were up to 915 and 610 in November and then then dropped dramatically in December to 179 and...
    Ursula55 Ursula55 56-60, F 4 days ago

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    I've recently found out my best friends cancer is getting worse and I'm scared I'm going to loose her. She has bone cancer and a tumour in her throat which is getting treated but...
    celticsage celticsage 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    It seems like we are very close! Long pepper is a cure to various cancers and does not affect human health negatively at all. They made piperlongum by extracting with alcohol and...
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 3 days ago

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    I can't say this loud enough. We just lost another friend to cancer this past weekend and it sucks. She was an inspiration to so many, my daughter's dance instructor, in fact her...
    2censored 2censored 46-50, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My then mother-in-law died of lung cancer in August 2000. My dad died of lung cancer in January 2001. It was a horrible few months. I miss them both.
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I just got a phone call from my mom. Her job sent her home early from work because she was breaking down in her office.. My aunt is not looking good at all. She might not make...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    I just found out today. She was talking about the menu for our vacation next weekend , she said " We are having lasagna Friday and Tacos Saturday night....... Did I tell you I have...
    Rackshack Rackshack 41-45, F 6 Responses Jan 2

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    I am super paranoid when it comes to health. So cancer is one of my worst fears. It's become so bad that when I get a pimple I get scared that I might have a disease. One time my...
    ihatemyself24 ihatemyself24 26-30, F Jan 3

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    I lost my dad to cancer. He had lung cancer and he didn't realize it until it was too late. I was 7 years old when he passed away. He was 44 when I was born. Yeah I was definitely...
    srb76 srb76 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    please help me I beg u. someone I care about has cancer in a most painful place idk how long they have left but if they die I'll die too and they want me there I promised them id...
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M Jan 14

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    Im new to this experience in me too , my uncle died with cancer 3 years ago , my aunt was able to remove her tumor 3 years ago so shes ok now , my boyfriends cousin died with...
    Madelinex24 Madelinex24 18-21, F Jan 16

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    This is a subject I know sweet F all about . I'm not expected to know about either , this why we have doctors and people who specialise in various types of skin disorders . One...
    JohnCrighton JohnCrighton 51-55, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    GREAT NEWS. Just found out today that for now after just one surgery and round of chemo I'm free of it. VICTORY!!!!!!! Me one, stomach cancer zero!!!!
    sarahwhoknows sarahwhoknows 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    So..today is pretty emotional I just came back from the hospital..and I found out my cancer is getting worse..I might not have that long..what I really want more than anything...
    Scarsdontfade Scarsdontfade 18-21, F 10 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Cancer is taking over very sad yet I believe chemo does not help as well , it also makes hair fall out which isn't fair
    rach232323 rach232323 18-21, F Dec 28, 2014