U in Blue tell the stories of colorectal cancer survivors, caregivers, and others impacted by this disease. New stories are published frequently. Each story puts a LOCAL face to this disease. If you have been touched in some way by colorectal cancer, you are the U in BLUE.
Sharing your personal story can provide solace to yourself and offer hope for others.
Need help on what to say? Consider one of these conversation starters.
What advice would you give to someone else who just received a diagnosis?
How has having colon or rectal cancer changed your outlook?
What gives you strength during treatment?
What support have you found especially helpful?
What can co-survivors do to help?
Use your experience to inspire, motivate or comfort others.