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Supporting the Ostomy Community, With Deb Fox

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreDeb Fox has made it her mission to help the members of the ostomy community. She has created a private Facebook group – OstoMyFamily – to provide those with ostomies a private, safe forum to discuss all things ostomy. Her websites […]

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Stacy Hurt – Overcoming Stage IV Colorectal Cancer Through Integrative Medicine, Diet and Faith

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreStacy was diagnosed with Stage IV colorectal cancer on her 44th birthday, September 17th, 2014 after experiencing symptoms of abdominal pain and bleeding.  Stacy put off a visit to her doctor since she was a health-conscious, athletic, non-smoker who maintained a […]

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Quality of Life Decisions and Palliative Care, with Dr. Manouchka Joseph, M.D.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreManouchka Joseph is the highly motivated new Medical Director for Palliative Medicine at Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa, Arizona. She came to Banner in 2014, and under her leadership, the Desert Palliative Medicine Department is growing. She is also a […]

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Never Too Young For Colorectal Cancer, With Abby Bott

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | More In this episode, Colorectal Cancer survivor, Abby Bott, shared her interesting story with me. Here are the links to the articles she mentioned during our conversation: The Discover Magazine article about her experimental fertility preservation procedure. A video of Abby […]

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Living With Stage IV Colon Cancer, With Jana Downing

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreJana’s Story: I was diagnosed with Stage 4 colon cancer on October 30th, 2014 after having complained of rectal bleeding and thin stools to my primary physician for close to a year. Due to my age, 39 at the time, my […]

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Talking Medical Marijuana, With Dr. Laura Porter

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreIn this episode I spoke to Dr. Laura Porter, Patient Advocate and Medical adviser to the Colon Cancer Alliance. “Medicinal marijuana use is currently legal in 23 states and the District of Columbia. As more states approve marijuana use for medical […]

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Interview With Colorectal Cancer Survivor, Elan Freedy

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreIn this episode of The Colon Cancer Podcast, I interviewed Elan Freedy. Elan was diagnosed with rectal cancer at the age of 42. Now, N.E.D. (No Evidence of Disease), he devotes his spare time to advocacy work and talks about the […]

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