Supportive resources for patients, family and friends:

Recommended reading:

  • American Cancer Society’s Complete Guide to Colorectal Cancer by American Cancer Society
  • Mayo Clinic on Digestive Health by the Mayo Clinic
  • The Cancer Survival Cookbook by Donna L. Weihofen, RD
  • Positive Options for Colorectal Cancer: Self-help and Treatment by Carol Ann Larson
  • Living With Colon Cancer: Beating the Odds by Eliza Wood Livingston
  • 100 Questions & Answers About Colorectal Cancer by David Bub

Wellness communities:

  • Crohn’s & Me An online community for people whose lives are affected by Crohn’s disease – patients, friends and family.
  • The Wellness Community Connect with others who know what you’re going through as a cancer patient or caregiver.

Cancer blogs:

  • Colon Cancer Channel-Health Diaries The Colon Cancer Channel is part of the Health Diaries network, which publishes blogs, articles and news on health and fitness topics.
  • Blog For a Cure Blog For a Cure works to give cancer patients a place to publish their struggles, fears, questions and concerns – and a community to support them.
  • A community of members, who are either cancer patients or caregivers to cancer patients, creates all of the site’s content.