Welcome to our CaringBridge website. We are using it to keep family and friends updated in one place. We appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement. Thank you for visiting. On July 10th Doug had a routine colonoscopy that revealed a rectal tumor. Subsequent CT Scan showed the cancer had spread to his lungs, and that he has a small lesion on his liver. At this point there is no surgical options to treat, but they feel confident that they can shrink it with Chemo.