Colon Cancer Community

This patient support community is for discussions relating to colon cancer.
I go in for my second colonoscopy in 3 days. My first question is: After the procedure, how best can I avoid a C-diff infection? I had on...
m a 30 year old male i do smoke recreationally. My grandpa from my dads side had bowel cancer at a really late age in his late 70s and my...
I have read that the anesthesia used for colonoscopy, Proprofol, can cause the body to excrete excessive uric acid thus causing some pati...
I have a hard time swallowing large pills and am curious if I could coat each pill with a drop of salad oil or cooking oil. Just enough t...
I’m 23 male and for the pass 4+ weeks my stools have been small, broken up, soft and occasionally diarrhea, never constipated. I also exp...
My uncle, 88 years old, has been diagnosed with a 5 cm long colon polyp. He has done a CT scan of the lungs, upper and lower abdomen, whi...
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