Is Colon Cancer a Risk Only If It Runs in Your Family?

Discover the truth from a colorectal surgeon

17-HHB-118 True False Infographic Risk of Colon Cancer FINAL

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The American Cancer Society estimates that in 2017 alone, 95,520 people will be newly diagnosed with colon cancer and 39,910 will be diagnosed with rectal cancer. The truth is that everyone is at risk of colorectal cancer, says colorectal surgeon James Church, MD.