How AliveandKickn Spreads a Unique Blend of Colon Cancer Advocacy

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Dave Dubin talks about how AliveandKickn spreads colon cancer advocacy While there are several groups that work to further colon cancer advocacy, none do it like AliveandKickn. Center to AliveandKickn is two-time colon cancer survivor Dave Dubin. Dave has made it his life’s mission to help spread the word that colon cancer screening is so […]

Who Are Some Good Researchers or Gurus about Cancer Care?

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Dr. Paulson talks about good researchers and gurus for cancer care There are a lot of resources and books out there about cancer and cancer care.  Many are good places to start and give good information. But sometimes that’s hard to pick and filter where to start and what would be a good place to learn […]

What is the Difference Between Soluble and Insoluble Fiber?

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Dr. Paulson talks about the difference between soluble and insoluble fiber Fiber. It’s chief among the recommendations to prevent colon cancer. But not many people know much about it, aside from the fact that they supposedly need more. There are a lot of different kinds of fiber supplements available, if you are unwilling or unable […]

Dave Dubin of AliveandKickn Shares Advice for Newly Diagnosed Colon Cancer Patients

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Dave shares insights from his colon cancer journey Dave Dubin is an outspoken member of the colon cancer community. Though his advocacy group AliveandKickn, Dave uses soccer to reach young people and educate them on the importance of colon cancer screening. He has gone two bouts with colon cancer and speaks across the country about his […]

How Do Women Regain Sexual Function After Colon Cancer?

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Robin McGee talks about women regaining sexual function after colon cancer A colon cancer diagnosis can be very confusing and emotional. Add in a potential loss of sexual function, and it can be even more confusing. Robin McGee has been there. She wants you to know that you’re not alone, and there are treatments that […]

Life after a Colon Cancer Diagnosis

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What is life like after a colon cancer diagnosis? You’ve been diagnosed with colon cancer, so what comes next? It can be difficult to transition into being a patient. Make sure you’re prepared. You may not be able to do everything you’re used to for awhile. Author and survivor,Robin McGee discusses what life is like […]

Discussing Lynch Syndrome With Your Kids

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How Dave Dubin of AliveandKickn Discussed Lynch Syndrome with his Kids Lynch syndrome, also known as hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC), is a type of inherited cancer of the digestive tract. Lynch syndrome is often a precursor to colon cancer. Those who are diagnosed with Lynch syndrome are encouraged to be screened earlier and more […]

Why Should Colon Cancer Patients Consider Getting a Genetic Assessment?

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Why colon cancer patients should consider getting a genetic assessment Colon cancer is a very heritable disease. Chances are, if you have been diagnosed, your children are at an increased risk. If there is one thing you can give your family during this time, it is peace of mind and safety. Robin McGee has been […]

What Dave Dubin of AliveandKickn Has Learned from Colon Cancer

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Dave Dubin shares what he’s learned from colon cancer For those that have been diagnosed with colon cancer, it always helps to hear from someone who has been there. Dave Dubin has been there. Twice, in fact. His experience with colon cancer and lynch syndrome drove him to to found AliveandKickn.org Dave is committed to sharing […]

Why is Exercise So Important During Colon Cancer?

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Benefits of exercise during colon cancer Pretend for a moment that you’ve been diagnosed with colon cancer. Exercise is probably not the first thing on your mind, right? Robin McGee was diagnosed with colon cancer. She quickly learned that life with cancer was significantly different than what she had seen on TV. Robin found that even […]


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