Tag: bowel cancer

Before cancer I was never happy with my body… now I couldn’t love it more

Before cancer I was never happy with my body… now I couldn’t love it more

amedpost- May 17, 2019

THE mind is a powerful thing – in so many ways. Mine runs wild at the best of times, but never more so than when ... Read More

I was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer after fluke trip to doctors – I had no symptoms at all
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I was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer after fluke trip to doctors – I had no symptoms at all

amedpost- May 15, 2019

WHEN Guy O’Leary’s wife urged him to see a doctor he dismissed her pleas. He was a fit and healthy 34-year-old in the prime of ... Read More

Cancer hurts like hell but breathing (yes breathing) is helping me cope

Cancer hurts like hell but breathing (yes breathing) is helping me cope

amedpost- May 10, 2019

LIVING with cancer is exhausting – really exhausting. It wipes me out, physically and mentally. It knocks me for six, leaving me feeling like I’ve ... Read More

I was diagnosed with terminal cancer at the same time as both of my parents

I was diagnosed with terminal cancer at the same time as both of my parents

amedpost- May 10, 2019

A NEW mum told how she battled cancer alongside BOTH her parents – after they were all diagnosed within months of one another. Emily Locking, ... Read More

I love carbs and turns out eating more can help prevent bowel cancer! Win, win

I love carbs and turns out eating more can help prevent bowel cancer! Win, win

amedpost- April 19, 2019

CANCER is bad luck, there’s no doubt about that. One in two of us will get it, but what if we could prevent it? I ... Read More

What is red meat, is it bad for you and what is the link to bowel cancer?

What is red meat, is it bad for you and what is the link to bowel cancer?

amedpost- April 17, 2019

SWAPPING red meat for chicken and fish – or pulses like beans and lentils – will help lower your chances of developing bowel cancer, say ... Read More

There is no one face of cancer, we have to tell all sides of the story – the pink and the grey

There is no one face of cancer, we have to tell all sides of the story – the pink and the grey

amedpost- April 12, 2019

ONE in two of us will end up with cancer. Millions of people, me included, are already living with it – day in, day out. ... Read More