You can go, ‘Why me?


You can go, ‘Why me?
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You can go, ‘Why me?

You can go, ‘Why me?

Sharon Osbourne is an English television host, was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2002. She had said , “You can go, ‘Why me?’ Or you fight the cancer and say, ‘You are gone” .In August 2004, she founded the Sharon Osbourne Colon Cancer Program at Cedars Sinai Hospital.

Colorectal cancer may be asymptomatic.Symptomatic patients may present with one or more of these symptoms:

  1. A change in bowel habits, such as diarrhea, constipation, or narrowing of the stool, that lasts for more than a few days.
  2. Desire to pass stool but not relieved even after passage of it.
  3. Bleeding from rectum which may be fresh or altered colour.
  4. Abdominal pain
  5. Weakness and fatigue
  6. Unintended loss of weight

Colon cancer survival rate varies with stage of the disease and range between 11%  (stage 4) -92 %( stage 1).

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