#MarchForth -- A Colonoscopy Can Save Your Life

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know colon cancer is one of the most common types of cancer? It’s preventable, and if detected early, it’s also one of the most curable.

Cleveland Clinic Colon Cancer Risk Assessment

Colonoscopy Myths

  • Dawn Anewday

    They why do they tell 80 year olds not to have a colonoscopy? Because of the incidence of perforations.

    • CylonesRUS

      And we are not going to live forever,, we are going to die of something even if it is just old age, anyways. I know, I have CLL, possible prostate cancer just waiting to exploded (my PSA has been at 7.7 for years now. No worries, had a good enough life, still active:).

  • CIci Girl

    My mom had colon ca so I’ve had 7 or 8 colonoscopies. Now I have diverticulosis & diverticulitis from all of the inflating.