38 with stage 4 bowel cancer

Dacey
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38 with stage 4 bowel cancer

I'm a 38F mum and wife how was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer in July 2023.

Since then I have struggled with a rollercoaster of complications, emergency surgery and a illiostomy bag. I am struggling with my mental and physical health since then and am not really sure what to do anymore. My oncologist has continued to put off my immunotherapy treatment in case it causes more harm than good, I can't have my bowel resected until the cancer has been treated which is annoying to say the least and I'm still to physically weak to return to work.

If anyone has any has any advice on living with cancer or dealing with doctors I would love to hear it 

Thanks for reading 

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