If you or someone you care about has recently been diagnosed with colon cancer there are two things you should know:
You are not alone! Whether you are looking for information, answers, support or ways to help yourself and others, The Strides For Life Colon Cancer Foundation is here to help you.
Colon cancer is one of the most curable forms of cancer! When detected early, as many as 95% of colorectal cancers can be cured. Thanks to significant advances in treatment, even those with advanced stages of the disease have a much better chance of survival than just a few years ago.
To improve your chances of fully recovering from this disease, you need to be: