Advertisement

How do I manage my stage II colon cancer on a daily basis?

Dealing with a colon cancer diagnosis can be difficult. First, inform yourself. Find out about your type and stage of colon cancer so you can make informed decisions about your treatments and know what to expect. You should create a support system around yourself. This can include family, friends, coworkers, and even a support group. Lastly, take care of yourself. Follow a healthy diet and get plenty of sleep in order to be as strong as possible. You may find that some alternative therapies, such as art, dance, movement, or music, may help you deal with the stress and anxiety.

Continue Learning about Stage 2 Colon Cancer

How do other illnesses affect stage II colon cancer?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
A variety of other illnesses can increase your risk for stage II colon cancer. Certain inherited syn...
More Answers
What are the characteristics of stage IIA colorectal cancer?
Dr. Vincent T DeVita JrDr. Vincent T DeVita Jr
T3, N0, M0: The cancer has grown into the outermost layers of the colon or rectum but has not gone t...
More Answers
What is the survival rate of stage II colon cancer?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Stage II colon cancer is very treatable and often curable. Because it hasn't spread beyond the colon...
More Answers
Can stage II colon cancer be prevented?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Screening for colon cancer after the age of 50 is one of the best ways to prevent stage II colon can...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.