National CRC Awareness Month - Message from the White House

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National CRC Awareness Month - Message from the White House

Postby O Stoma Mia » Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:36 am


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Re: National CRC Awareness Month - Message from the White House

Postby jep » Mon Mar 05, 2018 9:01 pm

Thank you for sharing this...I didn't realize that March is CRC Awareness Month...
-jep
Husband DX Stage IV CC on May 16, 2017
47 years old
Tumor Location: recto-sigmoid
Tumor type: Adenocarcinoma
Tumor size: 7.4 cm
Tumor grade: G3
TNM code: T3N2M1
Positive lymph nodes: 8 out of 20
Baseline CEA value: .9
LVI: present
Perineural invasion: present
Surgical margins: clear (w/in microns)
Primary surgery type: LAR
Folfox (August 2017-January 2018)

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Re: National CRC Awareness Month - Message from the White House

Postby Caat55 » Thu Mar 08, 2018 12:24 am

The cancer center at the local hospital has "Colon Bowling" at the bowling alley in nearby casino to raise money for ColoRectal Cancer patients and raise awareness.
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55 y.o. Female
Dx 9/26/17 RC Stage 3
Completed 33 rad. tx, xeolda 12/8/17
MRI and PET 1/18 sign. regression
Surgery 1/31/18 Ileostomy, clean margins, no lymph node involved
Port 3/1/2018
Oxaliplatin and Xeloda start 3/22/18

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CRC Awareness Month -- Social MediaToolkit

Postby O Stoma Mia » Mon Mar 12, 2018 1:14 pm

For persons interested in using social media for spreading the word about colorectal cancer, here is a useful toolkit:

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month Social MediaToolkit
https://smhs.gwu.edu/cancercontroltap/sites/cancercontroltap/files/Colorectal_SocMediaToolkit%202018%20FINAL.pdf

You can also make your own flyers or media presentation by using the software on this website:

http://www.miyoworks.org/login/auth

Here are some examples for various types of cancer:
http://www.miyoworks.org/product/bulletinBoard?offset=0&max=12


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