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... posting a thread for my personal experience with chemo and cancer. A lil back story... in early August of this head I felt bloated and had pain in my lower side. After almost a week I went to the urgent to get checked out. ... (0 replies)
... I had my colon resection in June 2007. Through much trial and error, I've found I must restrict my diet. ... (19 replies)
... white bread, white rice and such. After the initial three days I bought Docusate capsules to soften the stool. On top of that we bought papaya and eat it three times a day and the problem disappeared. ... (19 replies)

... read and exerienced after this surgery your body never gets back to normal. ... (19 replies)
No Colonoscopy?
Nov 10, 2012
... slow growing and I'm already 82 years old. My age means my internal tissues are more easily damaged by a colonoscopy and by colon cancer surgery and healing is slower, and I might die of something else, first. ... (3 replies)
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... I had a colon resection done laproscopically. That does leave a smaller scar and my doctor said the recovery time was not significantly different. ... (7 replies)
... After reading all the posts, it seems like I have the opposite probem. I had my surgery in January of this year and I am taking laxitives just to have a BM. I've had CT scans and even an endoscopy and my doc says there should be no problems. ... (19 replies)
Colon cancer
Sep 23, 2008
... My Mom had colon resection surgery on Sept. 15th. She was diagnosed with a tumor when she had a colonoscopy. Unfortunately, she never went for one before this. ... (7 replies)
... It is not always easy but this is thenew reality for me after surgery etc... I am sure things will improve for you but keep in mind "normal" will be much different than before. ... (19 replies)
... I would want to know why as that is NOT NORMAL! Even more confusing is why, after the second colonoscopy when there was nothing found did the doctor order another one? ... (2 replies)
... As far as gettng back to normal.....I had surgery the 22nd.....was out of the hospital on the 28th. My "plumbing" started working again prior to leaving the hospital. ... (23 replies)
... has a lot of good tips about the walking and diet. My hubby has been doing well, still tired and not much of an appetite but for almost two weeks out of serious surgery is doing good. He has had bouts of going to the bathroom and a lot of gas, especially after eating. Today has been one of those days, just not feeling well. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, my husband had a laproscopic colon resection done last Friday, the 14th of October due to a large tumor in his intestine which was cancerous. ... (4 replies)
... I had a complete colon removal in February of this year due to stage II colon cancer. Never thought it would be me but am glad it was caught in time. Now I am experiencing problem with bowels. ... (2 replies)
... ght that I had diverticulitis and I was treated for that with antibiotics. When I didn't feel any relief, I demanded a CT Scan that showed intussusception of my colon which then prompted a full colonoscopy that revealed my tumor. ... (5 replies)
... Thank you both so much for your advice and kind words. This most definitely was caused by the killer antibod "Cleocin". I know that it could have also caused problems far greater so at this point I have learned to be thankful. I do miss my precious little firm marble like pieces before that stupid drug and Lord willing that will return. My major surgery is only 8 weeks... (4 replies)
... culture yogurt to your diet or getting a probiotic in capsule form from your local health store. There are also some high powered probiotics available that your doctor can recommend. ... (4 replies)
... I recently had surgery for colorectal cancer and between the time of surgery to remove about 30cm of large bowel and the reconnecting of same I had an ileostomy bag. ... (4 replies)
... I am on an alternative cancer treatment program myself and I had colon cancer. However, I did go the route of surgery and then 12 folfox treatments. ... (1 replies)


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