Meet Kelly

"A month before my 29th birthday, I was diagnosed with Stage III colon cancer after having a colonoscopy. I was a healthy, active mom with two children under the age of two."

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Mikala Harden
Meet Stephen

Stephen didn’t have any symptoms when he went in for his colonoscopy, but he was over 50 and he knew that it was time to get one. Even then, it took quite some time to finally get an appointment, and he’s so glad that he persisted with doctor’s offices and got screened. The colonoscopy came back to show that he had colon cancer: not the results he was expecting.

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Mikala Harden
Meet Julie

Initially misdiagnosed as a gallbladder issue, Julie’s mother had a colonoscopy to “rule out” any colon issues. Upon completing the colonoscopy, the doctor couldn’t rule out cancer, so they had to wait for the biopsy results. It turned out that she had Stage 4 colon cancer, and had probably had it for 7-10 years prior to its discovery.

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Mikala Harden
Nutrition for a New Year

It’s a new year, new you! People everywhere are still sticking to their resolutions, and for many of us that means a healthier lifestyle. Did you know that nutrition can play a role in colon cancer? In fact, the number one cancer that one can prevent through diet is colon cancer

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Mikala Harden
Leave Colon Cancer Behind

As we embark on a new year, we are excited to announce the launch of our new website (you’re on it now - what do you think?!) and our brand's updated look and feel. These changes more accurately reflect our cause and goals and this updated platform will serve as a better hub for you and all the great people out there looking for information and resources on colon cancer.  

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Mikala Harden