Do you know what colorectal cancer testing options are available? Do you know there are other options than having a colonoscopy? Colon cancer is the second leading cancer in men and women in the United States. Do you know the best test to test for colon cancer? The one you have done.
Sometimes we put off medical tests because we are scared they will hurt or be uncomfortable. (Yes, I am talking to you.) You know you are due for your colonoscopy but just can’t make yourself pick up the phone. The horror stories you have heard about the prep and the test are keeping you from making the appointment. Why? Fear. The fear of the unknown.
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month – an important month in our family. Colon cancer can strike anyone, at any age. Just ask Don. Don has been cancer free almost four years. Many consider colon cancer an “older” person’s disease. It is not. [Read more…]
October is breast cancer awareness month and as you know, we lost Don’s mom to her battle with breast cancer a couple of years ago. When we were contacted by Tree Classics to design a wreath for breast cancer awareness we jumped at the chance to help get the word out about breast cancer. For more information on breast cancer and your risks, talk to your doctor and check out the American Cancer Society’s website.
The Cure Starts Now and Graeter’s annual fundraiser “Cones for the Cure” is in full swing in their quest for a home run for cancer. But, you might be wondering what Cones for the Cure is or why you should visit your local Graeter’s and make a small donation to the fundraiser. Well, that’s what I am here for… for today’s Monday Manifest, I will be sharing reasons to Support Cones for the Cure. Ready? Let’s go…