Colon Cancer: Jason's Story

Making Waves to Fight Cancer - Swim Across America Baltimore

Colorectal cancer patient, Jason Cherish and Team Bear explain why they are "making waves" to fight cancer. The team is raising money to participate in Swim Across America Baltimore, which provides funds for cancer research at Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.

The Johns Hopkins Colon Cancer Center

The Johns Hopkins Colon Cancer Center is a multidisciplinary program offering comprehensive diagnostic testing and multidisciplinary care for patients diagnosed with cancer of the large bowel and those at high risk for developing cancer of the colon and rectum. Physicians from the departments of oncology, surgery, medicine and pathology, along with a team of specialized nurses, social workers and genetic counselors, are dedicated to the management and cure of colorectal cancer.