Fit & Fab: Ex-teacher, 57, joins Manhunt to raise awareness of colorectal cancer

Mr Arun Rosiah is the oldest finalist at Manhunt Singapore 2021 at 57.
Mr Arun Rosiah is the oldest finalist at Manhunt Singapore 2021 at 57.ST PHOTO: SAMUEL ANG

SINGAPORE - As a physical education teacher for more than 20 years, Mr Arun Rosiah maintained a healthy diet and exercised regularly. So, it was a shock when he found out in 2015 at age 51 that he had stage 3 colorectal cancer.

He underwent radiation therapy and chemotherapy, and had surgery to remove the tumour, his rectum and 20cm of his colon.

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