DD, Aged 17

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    Mimi - 15 years old

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    Chelsea - 14 years old

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    Clair - aged 14

    Something I wish is I could just have one more day with my dad! - to tell him how much I love him and how sorry I am for all the bad things I have said and done to him!  more...


    Nicole - 17 years old

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    Rirrif - 15 years old

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    HT - 13 years old

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bowel cancer

Started : 30.7.2009 by laura

can someone please help, my mum has just been diagnosed with bowel cancer. I'm only 13 and i dont want her to die. She has to start chemo tommrow. Someone said that bowel cancer is the 2nd most common to dying, is this true?? HELP!

1 Comment so far...


1 - Anne58 1/6/2020 @ 08:17

So sorry your going through this, it's scarey but a lot can be done for bowel cancer. Chemo can help a lot, even help to either cure or stop it growing. Try to be positive, talk to everyone here, talking helps a lot. All the best. X