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Brie, a stage III colorectal cancer survivor, wants everyone to #WalkLoud and know the energy behind this disease must match its impact! That's why she join the Colorectal Cancer Alliance's Walk to End Colon Cancer.Sign up for a walk near you: ccalliance.org/walk#coloncancer #colorectalcancer #coloncancerwalk #coloncancerawareness #cancersurvivor #cancer #cancerwalkFollow us on our other social media channels!Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/colorectalcanceralliance/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ColorectalCancerAllianceTwitter: https://twitter.com/CCAllianceLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/colon-cancer-alliance/home/TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ccalliance
Reggie Oss, better known as Combat Jack one of the realest podcasters in the game has announced some sad news. The former hip-hop attorney, blogger, andhost of The Combat Jack Show revealed that he is battling colon cancer. He made the announcement via Twitter, and while the nature of the news is no doubt severe, Combats positive attitudeoutlook proves that he he has all intentions of conquering the illness. Check out the full message below, in which Combat Jack details his recent experiences and promises that hes not going anywhere.
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3 early symptoms of colon cancerTo see daily videos about body health ✅SUBSCRIBE✅ to our channel:https://www.youtube.com/c/ParsHealthTV?sub_confirmation=1Use this link to watch the full version of this video: https://youtu.be/Y6WtKFUFOR0We'll be talking about these items in this video:Colon Cancer Signs & Symptoms & Why They Occur:- Digestive problems- Excessive fatigue and weakness- Bleeding We will answer these questions in the long version of this title: - How does the colon work?- What are the early symptoms of colon cancer?- What are the most common digestive problems?- What are the colon cancer signs?- What are the signs of colon cancer? - How to treat colon cancer?- What are the colon cancer symptoms?- How to diagnose colon cancer?- What are the reasons for colon cancer?- What are the colon cancer treatments?- How to avoid colon cancer?Excessive fatigue and weakness People are easily confused between the two words extreme fatigue and exhaustion. People may stop working and get tired while doing work and daily activities. If this fatigue is not resolved by resting and the person still feels tired and bruised after sleeping, it is called excessive fatigue. In addition, extreme fatigue and weakness can be a sign of diabetes.Abdominal muscle cramps Most people face abdominal pain during their life, and these symptoms, like many symptoms, can be minor and transient. This symptom is also present in diseases such as hemorrhoids and irritable syndrome, which are not considered cancer. However, abdominal pains that started recently and gradually became more prolonged and intense can be a sign of cancer. Bleeding Bleeding usually originates from the end of the colon. It is one of the common symptoms of colon cancer. Seeing bright red blood on the tissue after defecation or pink or red water in the toilet bowl can be signs of bleeding. People often attribute bleeding to hemorrhoids, which makes them not seek the initial cancer diagnosis. Any person who observes bleeding from it should go to the doctor as soon as possible and treat the matter with him. Sudden weight loss Weight loss is often a sign of several types of cancer, including colon cancer. Colon cancer can lead to sudden weight loss in several ways. A person may be eating enough, but the disease can change how the body uses food and prevent absorption.Here are some other signs:Cramping or bloatingNausea and vomitingAnemia due to intestinal bleeding Loss of appetiteDefinitive treatment of colon cancer Colon cancer treatment, like other diseases, can be successfully treated with early detection. Fortunately, the incidence of colon cancer has decreased in the last 10 years. Treatment depends on the type and stage of colon cancer. The doctor considers age, general health, and some other characteristics when deciding on the best treatment option. There is no single treatment for colon cancer, and options may include surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. The goal of treatment is to remove cancer, prevent its spread, and reduce symptoms. Surgery The main treatment for colon cancer in the early stages is usually surgery. If the tumor is only in one polyp, people may only need a polypectomy to eliminate the cancerous polyp. Surgery to remove part or all of the colon is a colectomy. During this procedure, the surgeon removes the part of the colon that contains cancer, as well as part of the surrounding area.Chemotherapy During chemotherapy, a cancer care team prescribes drugs that interfere with the process of cell division. They do it by disrupting proteins or DNA to damage and destroy cancer cells. These treatments prevent any rapidly dividing cells, including healthy cells.Radiotherapy Radiation therapy destroys cancer cells by focusing high-energy gamma rays on them. A cancer care team may use external beam radiation therapy, which delivers the radiation from a machine outside the body. With internal radiation, the doctor implants radioactive material in the form of seeds near the cancer site. The radiation may also be from high-energy X-rays. A doctor may order radiation therapy as a stand-alone treatment to shrink a tumor or destroy cancer cells. Side effects of radiation therapy may include the following Mild skin changes that look like sunburn or tanning. Nausea Vomit DiarrheaFatigue Loss of appetite Weight Loss Most side effects resolve or disappear within a few weeks of treatment.Sometimes, many signs and symptoms associated with colon cancer may be ignored by people. At the same time, it may be a warning sign of a dangerous condition in them. Detecting cancer in its early stages can save many lives, so it is very important to be ready to recognize the symptoms of colon cancer.#parshealthtv #parshealthclinic #pars_health_tv #pars_health_clinic #colon #colon_cancer #colon_cancers_signs_and_symptoms #colon_cancer_treatment #colon_cancer_signs