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I'm Mallory. I was diagnosed one year ago with stage three colon cancer. Prior to diagnosis I was experiencing anaemia, blood in stools, diarrhoea, abdominal pain and fatigue.
My name is Kathy, I’m 56, married, no kids and live in Pinjarra W.A. I began my journey in 2014 and my symptoms started with bleeding from the bottom. I did all the tests from my GP and then a colonoscopy which confirmed the tumour in my colon.
At just 24, Hollie was told she had advanced bowel cancer which had spread to her liver, after battling stomach cramps and bloating for 24 months.
Doctors had attributed Hollie’s symptoms to Irritable Bowel Syndrome.