Colorectal cancer information for patients

Finding the right information about colorectal cancer can be difficult. We are here as your allies, to share the latest information about treatment options and support. We understand because we’ve been there and we're here to help you every step of the way. Below are helpful resources to guide you.

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What is a colorectal cancer patient?

A colorectal cancer patient is a person who has been diagnosed with the disease at any stage. As a patient, you need information to advocate for yourself.

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Where do I begin?

As a patient, you may be faced with a lot of information to process. Give yourself time to learn new words and terms, and be good to yourself as you make your way through this new territory.

Colorectal cancer basics

Below are some of the topics you may need to learn about during your initial diagnosis.

Finding support

Whether you're newly diagnosed, in treatment, a caregiver, or a survivor, having support is essential. Our Patient and Family Support program is a useful tool for providing resources specific to the journey you're on. Remember, we're here for you every step of the way.

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