Bowel Cancer Stories

26
Feb
2019

I was 17 when the diagnosis was made.

25
Jun
2019

The biggest challenge I faced as someone diagnosed with bowel cancer under 50 was getting my symptoms taken seriously by doctors, even though my father had had bowel cancer with liver metastases.

30
Jul
2013

I used to think cancer was the worst thing that had ever happened to me until it became the best thing. This might sound crazy but it is true.

I am a wife and mother to a now 6 year old son. I was diagnosed with bowel cancer in May 2011 at the age of 41. I had been suffering from exhaustion, stomach pain and unusual bowel habits for three or four months and finally saw my GP when the pain started getting much worse.

26
Jun
2019

I was diagnosed with colorectal cancer a week before Christmas 2018.

I'm a mum to two beautiful daughters aged 18 and 10.

26
Jun
2019

During late March I was experiencing gut pains and highly loud gurgling noises that never subdued.

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