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Turn Your State Blue This March

Posted on November 7, 2013

We just kicked off the new Blue Star State campaign! In partnership with Fight Colorectal Cancer, we’re encouraging grassroots advocates to get ALL 50 states to issue proclamations declaring March 2014 as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. President Clinton issued the first Presidential proclamation in 2000 and now each year, advocates can request that national, state and city officials issue similar statements. Read more

Let’s Change How People Look at Ostomies

Posted on November 1, 2013

“My heart is hurt right now. Yesterday on The View, Mario Cantone made a disgusting comment about his pants being so baggy it looked like he had a colostomy bag.”

This is a comment from a fellow ostomate and creates an opportunity to help change the public’s negative impression of those whose lives have been saved through surgery requiring an ostomyRead more