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by DarknessEmbraced
Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Worried... no poop
Replies: 13
Views: 747

Re: Worried... no poop

I'm sorry you're going through this!*hugs* I would get checked out due to the bleeding. I would ask for a colonoscopy to be on the safe side.*hugs*
by DarknessEmbraced
Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Complete pathological response
Replies: 3
Views: 364

Re: Complete pathological response

Wonderful news regarding your husband!*hugs* He could mention the tailbone pain to his doctor. I hope he feels better soon!*hugs*
by DarknessEmbraced
Sat Jul 20, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Scared I might have advanced cancer
Replies: 20
Views: 1359

Re: Scared I might have advanced cancer

I found that keeping the prep really cold helped some and chasing it with another clear liquid. I have a harder time with preps which require me to drink 2 liters. For my colonoscopy in September my GI is having me do a prep(pico salax) which only requires me to drink two mugfuls of prep. I'm in Can...
by DarknessEmbraced
Sat Jul 20, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Quick intro -- diagnosed Friday
Replies: 14
Views: 645

Re: Quick intro -- diagnosed Friday

I'm sorry for your diagnosis and I hope your CT scan shows it hasn't spread.*hugs*
by DarknessEmbraced
Sat Jul 20, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Husband has passed away from signet ring cell.
Replies: 15
Views: 563

Re: Husband has passed away from signet ring cell.

I'm so very sorry for the loss of your husband!*hugs*
by DarknessEmbraced
Sat Jul 20, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Feeling nervous, that time again
Replies: 11
Views: 536

Re: Feeling nervous, that time again

That's wonderful news! :) I get scans yearly. I was diagnosed as stage 2a in 2014.
by DarknessEmbraced
Sat Jul 20, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: New Member Having Surgery on Friday
Replies: 12
Views: 400

Re: New Member Having Surgery on Friday

I hope your surgery goes well!*hugs* I had an open left hemicolectomy so I can't offer much advice except to walk as much as possible following surgery because it helps to get the bowels moving again. Also I found hugging a pillow when I coughed or sneezed helped it not pull as much on my incision. ...
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: No more CC Yipee
Replies: 13
Views: 634

Re: No more CC Yipee

Congratulations! :D This year's scans and my colonoscopy will be 5 years for me. I hope I get good news too. :)
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Sort of good news
Replies: 17
Views: 902

Re: Sort of good news

Wonderful news! :) I hope your chemo goes well!*hugs*
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jul 07, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Reversal post-op nightmare :(
Replies: 14
Views: 874

Re: Reversal post-op nightmare :(

I'm glad she's doing better! :)
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Passing small amounts of blood after reversal
Replies: 4
Views: 336

Re: Passing small amounts of blood after reversal

I'm sorry your mother is having such a hard time!*hugs* I found walking as much as possible following surgery helped get my bowels to move again and it helped with gas. I hope your mother feels better soon!*hugs*
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Good news (and diarrhea) from scan
Replies: 9
Views: 512

Re: Good news (and diarrhea) from scan

Congratulations, that's wonderful news! :)
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: 2 year scan
Replies: 17
Views: 1396

Re: 2 year scan

Congratulations on being NED! :D
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Just had my latest colonoscopy
Replies: 15
Views: 1160

Re: Just had my latest colonoscopy

Congratulations, that's wonderful news! :D
by DarknessEmbraced
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Currently in the ER...woo.
Replies: 56
Views: 2753

Re: Currently in the ER...woo.

I'm so sorry you're going through this!*hugs* How frustrating that they didn't find the source of your bleeding!*hugs* I hope your chemo goes well and that you feel better soon!*hugs*

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