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Mental Health Support: Study Reveals Huge Need Amongst Colorectal Cancer Patients

This Mental Health Awareness Month, Fight Colorectal Cancer, is urging the clinician and patient communities to take mental health seriously and connect patients with resources.
3-May-2021 10:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Family and Caregiver Support Accounting for Unique Aspects of Care a Top Need of Colorectal Cancer Patients

Fight Colorectal Cancer has published the findings of a multi-year research project titled, “Priorities of Unmet Needs for Those Affected by Colorectal Cancer: Considerations from a Series of Nominal Group Technique Sessions” in the Journal of...
2-Mar-2021 5:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Fight CRC To Present Research Findings on The Impact of COVID-19 on the Colorectal Cancer Community at 2021 GI ASCO

Fight Colorectal Cancer presents abstract at Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium highlighting the need to address the barriers and opportunities for care within the colorectal cancer community during the COVID-19 pandemic
15-Jan-2021 12:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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The Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act Is Signed Into Law

After nearly a decade of advocacy, the colorectal cancer community celebrates a major victory as the “Medicare loophole bill” passes the House and Senate, and gets signed into law.
28-Dec-2020 8:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

Fight Colorectal Cancer Issues Four New State Grants to Support Colorectal Cancer Policy Change

The nation’s largest colorectal cancer advocacy organization keeps fighting to lower the screening age and increase access in Kentucky, Nebraska, Rhode Island, and Texas.
10-Dec-2020 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Fight Colorectal Cancer Manuscript Investigating Colon and Rectal Cancer in Young Adults Published

Newly published manuscript explores risk factors and etiology of sporadic colon and rectal (colorectal) cancer in young adults.
1-Aug-2019 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Fight Colorectal Cancer Launches “Clinical Trial Finder” Mobile App in Partnership with Flatiron Health

Fight CRC’s Clinical Trial Finder App aims to make the web-based resource more accessible to Late-State, MSS colorectal cancer patients
22-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Over 150 Advocates to Arrive in Washington, D.C. During March Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month to Break Down Barriers to Screening

Fight Colorectal Cancer will host over 150 colorectal cancer patients, caregivers, and advocates in Washington, D.C., where they will spend two days preparing to talk with legislative staff about how colorectal cancer has personally impacted them...
11-Mar-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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