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The Never Too Young Coalition

The Never Too Young Coalition

April 15, 2015

Chris4Life is pleased to be a partner of the Never Too Young Coalition. The Never Too Young Coalition is a collaboration of like-minded organizations who are united to take on young-onset colorectal cancer through action, education and research.

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The 5th Annual Fabulous Event

The 5th Annual Fabulous Event

June 20, 2015

Join Chris4Life & the Never Too Young Coalition for The 5th Annual "Fabulous" Event. It will be held at the Clarendon Ballroom on June 20, 2015. The evening will be filled with a whole lot of ‘fabulous’ for attendees to enjoy from signature cocktails, savory bites, live DJ, and the ever popular Fabulous Auction. A highlight of the evening will be a special fashion show.

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Never Too Young – Lower the Screening Age for Colorectal Cancer

Never Too Young – Lower the Screening Age for Colorectal Cancer

January 16, 2015

I was 36 and in the prime of my life. Everything seemed perfect, but there was something sinister growing inside of me, waiting to take it all away. On April 1st, 2013 I heard the words no person wants to hear – YOU HAVE CANCER. I was diagnosed with Stage IV colorectal cancer. I had no family history, but plenty of warning signs.

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The New 2015 LOVE YOUR BUTT Shirts and Sweatshirt

The New 2015 LOVE YOUR BUTT Shirts and Sweatshirt

February 20, 2015

Order your New Limited Edition LOVE YOUR BUTT Sweatshirt or your New 2015 LOVE YOUR BUTT T-shirt(s) now! Show everyone that you Love Your Butt and help bring awareness to colorectal cancer.

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November 05, 2014

LET’S TALK COLON! The Poop on Living with Colorectal Disease. MAYOR’S MEMO. I met Linsay and her precious new baby Samantha last fall at the Chris4Life Detroit Scope-It-Out. They had just memorialized their deceased daddy in his hometown nearby. Their family had gathered together to support Linsay and Sam in one of their first forays “out” after the sadness.

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Wellness Guide navigating your journey

Wellness Guide navigating your journey

November 04, 2014

The Chris4Life Wellness Guide is part of the new Chris4Life Patient Kit for colorectal cancer patients. Take a look and request your free copy(s) today. COMPASSION. PERSEVERANCE. EMPOWERMENT. LIFE. Since Chris4Life was founded in 2010, these are the words that have guided us while we strive to make a difference in the lives of those who have been touched by colorectal cancer.

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Welcome to the Blue Hope Garden

Welcome to the Blue Hope Garden

November 05, 2014

As part of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, today is Chris4Life’s Plant a Flower Day Challenge Our goal is to plant 1,000 flowers in our new Blue Hope Garden, a place of hope, love and remembrance

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Chris4Life Colon Cancer Awareness Video

Chris4Life Colon Cancer Awareness Video

November 03, 2014

Help save a LIFE today, and spread the word about the importance of life saving screening. Please visit our Awareness and Prevention page to learn more about screening guidelines.

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Save Your Life Today

Save Your Life Today

November 05, 2014

Do you know when to get screened for colorectal cancer? Early detection and screening are key to preventing colorectal cancer. Please visit our Screening Guidelines page to find out more about getting screened for this preventable disease.

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  • My Mother, Diane Sullivan
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  • Rex Anderson
  • My husband, Larry Cathey
  • My Daddy
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  • Scott Cartwright
  • My daughter Amanda Lea
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  • Ed, my husband
  • Erica Paul
  • My mother and best friend, Laura
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  • Mother Margaret Monahan, Father Richard, Nana Catherine Haley
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  • Scott Cartwright
  • Barbara Schifter
  • Scott E. Cartwright
  • Christine Sapienza
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  • Me (diagnosed with Stage III Rectal @ age 26)
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  • My Grandmother
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  • My brother, Jimmy
  • My dad, Jose
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  • My sister, Ann Davis
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  • Our Daddy (Morris Jackson Jr.)
  • Barbara Thomas (My Mom)

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Are you at Risk For Colorectal Cancer?

  • 2nd leading cause of cancer deaths for men and women combined
  • Colonoscopies not only discover cancer, but can also stop cancer
  • 50% of Americans still do not get colonoscopy reimbursement
  • Colon cancer research is still vastly under-funded
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