At just 35 years of age, Marty was diagnosed with Stage 4 bowel cancer, metastasising to his liver, lungs and lymphatic system.
St Andrews Toowoomba Hospital central ward perform a lot of colorectal surgery, deciding they would like to celebrate what they do and raise much needed awareness for bowel cancer through a variety of fundraising activities during Bowel Cancer Awareness Month.
The Dalby Devils under 16’s rugby team took to the field in their red and green Bowel Cancer Australia branded jerseys during their cancer round to proudly show their support of the charity during Bowel Cancer Awareness Month in June.
Holbrook and District Fundraisers arranged a very creative community fun day in support of a variety of health charities including Bowel Cancer Australia, ‘Don’t Drop The Ball On Health’.
I found out I had stage 3 colon cancer in August, 2019.
I was 48 with two kids and a husband who lived and worked in Denmark.