The American Cancer Society sponsors this event to raise awareness about the dangers of smoking. Did you know that smoking may also increase your risk for conditions and diseases of the digestive system including colon cancer? If you smoke, we urge you to quit smoking. We offer several useful resources in this article to get you started.
We often postpone seeing a doctor for worrisome or painful digestive symptoms. However, these symptoms can be an indicator that something serious is happening. In this blog article, we offer guidance for deciding when to seek medical attention.
Colon and rectal (colorectal) cancers are the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. With proper screening, colorectal cancer is one of the most preventable diseases. Click here to learn how a screening colonoscopy can prevent cancer.
Schedule Your ColonoscopyColon cancer incidence rates have dropped 30% in the U.S. in the last 10 years among adults 50 and older due to the widespread uptake of colonoscopy.
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