Colon Cancer Awareness
Month 2013

Prevention, diagnosis and treatment information for colon cancer

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March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and in honor of patients and their families, we’ve put together information about diagnosis, treatment and more.

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Genetic Risk of Colon Cancer: Experts Answer Your Questions
March 27, 2013
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Treatment guide and fact sheets

Free Colonoscopy Fact Sheet
Free Colon and Rectal Cancer Treatment Guide


Colon Cancer and Minorities
Why Do I Need a Colonoscopy?
My Colonoscopy Experience
Reduce Colon Cancer Risk Every Day
Colonoscopy Can Reduce Colon Cancer Risks
Misconceptions About Colonoscopy
What Is a Colonoscopy?
Learn About the Free Online Risk Assessment

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Hereditary Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Overview
Risk Factors for Colon Cancer
How to Prevent Colon Cancer
Detecting and Treating Diseases of the Colon
Prognosis for People with Colon Cancer
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP)
Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC)
Cleveland Clinic’s Cancer Care
Take Cleveland Clinic’s Free Online Colon Cancer Risk Assessment
Cleveland Clinic’s Digestive Disease Institute
Cleveland Clinic’s Sanford R. Weiss, MD Center for Hereditary Colorectal Neoplasia
Cleveland Clinic’s Taussig Cancer Institute

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