Learn more below about Eric Gilliland, our featured Spotlight Survivor for April. We asked Eric some questions about surviving colon cancer and we’re so happy he obliged! Thanks, Eric! You kick butt! Can you please share a little bit about your … Continue reading
Today, we launch our Buddy Program! We’ve been busily passing out pamphlets and jar openers to endoscopy clinics all over Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana, giving patients the tools they need to be a Buddy and knock colon cancer out … Continue reading
March 1st marks the beginning of Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know that Kentucky as of 2013 ranks No. 1 for colon cancer incidence and No. 4 for colon cancer mortality in the U.S.? We’re working hard to change … Continue reading
On Jan. 14, the Health & Welfare Committee will meet at noon in the Capitol Annex in Frankfort, Ky. to vote on this proposal. If you are in the area, please join us!
If you can’t make it, you can still play a key role. Continue reading
By Andrea Uhde Shepherd, Executive Director Take a second to soak this in: In Kentucky, where we are based, more than half the 120 counties are in colon cancer hotspots. That’s the worst of the worst. I may have blushed when … Continue reading
THIS IS RICK BARNEY’S STORY. RICK CALLS IT BORING.
WE CALL IT AMAZING. THIS IS THE KIND OF STORY WE LOVE – THE STORY OF ON-TIME SCREENING.
HERE’S WHAT HAPPENED WHEN RICK GOT SCREENED AT AGE 50. Continue reading