Colon and rectal cancer are common, and together, they’re the third most common cancer in the United States. While these cancers are serious, they are also highly preventable. Find out how.
Prepping for a colonoscopy is not anyone’s idea of a good time. But improvements in the liquid you drink and the timing of the prep make the whole process easier to swallow.
Colon cancer is one of the deadliest cancers. But it’s also one of the most preventable. Learn how to prevent colon cancer with these doctor-approved tips. Plus, find out ways in which a colonoscopy is a better experience than it used to be.
Colorectal cancer rates have fallen overall, but they’re rising in younger adults. Learn what symptoms you shouldn’t ignore and what you can do to protect yourself.
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