Ioan’s fight against cancer

ioan Rista was diagnosed with a stage 4 colon cancer on August 2018. He is pretty determine to stay strong and continually fighting the cancer with the help of friends and family by his side to support him, as he started his chemotherapy treatments. He had his first surgery on aug 20th, 2018. His immune system was very weakened by his treatment, and he developed an infection [C. Diff. Colitis] which causes him to have another surgery on may 11th, 2019. After 20 round of iv chemo, the treatment stopped working on nov 20th, 2019. Ioan is still fighting despite of daily severe pains by going to the doctor for His oral chemo. As we patiently taking care of him we hope to see him beat this cancer, slowly. But the chemo treatment his on is not working his cancer has grown right now the best option is alternative cancer treatment at a clinic in Mexico he could benefit from their treatment options the only issue is they don’t accept health insurance please find in your heart to give him a chance to life ! God bless!


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Ioan Rista 
Hyattsville, MD
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