The Chris4Life Colorectal Cancer Resource Guide
This guide is a multi-media resource DVD which is designed to provide recently diagnosed patients with information from other patients, doctors, survivors, nurses, and social workers. These individuals speak directly to the patient from their personal experiences to provide answers and insights into what the patient may expect during their treatment and care. This one of a kind resource helps the patient navigate through subject matter associated with a recent colorectal cancer diagnosis. It addresses what the patient can expect physically as well as the emotional, personal and day-to-day issues from the viewpoint of those who have been touched by the disease personally.
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Chapter 2: Becoming your own Advocate
Chapter 2: Becoming your own Advocate - Discusses building your own healthcare team, ensuring you and your healthcare team communicate effectively, asking questions and keeping a journal of what the doctors say, bringing someone to your doctor's appoint, and reaching out to others: remember that you’re not alone.All Videos in the Chris4Life Colorectal Cancer Resource Guide:
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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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