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How Do I Know If It’s Colon Cancer or Hemorrhoids?

August 3, 2017

Certain ailments like arthritis or back pain can be discussed at the dinner table without offending anyone. But you can’t get away with talking about hemorrhoids or colorectal cancer. These two conditions are definitely taboo when it comes to mealtime conversation.

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Tune into Our Web Series “Keeping up with the Kolonoscopy”

August 1, 2017

Times are changing and technology is constantly evolving, but one thing remains the same – Americans’ love for television. A recent Nielsen survey found that the average American watches more than 5 hours of television per day. That’s roughly 35 hours per week – almost the same... read more

Little Known Risk Factors of Colon Cancer

July 25, 2017

You eat a healthy diet, you don’t smoke, and you exercise regularly. It seems like you’ve got a pretty good handle on this colon cancer prevention thing, right? Some risk factors for colon cancer – such as body weight, physical activity and diet –... read more

Colon Cancer Awareness Is the Key to Prevention

July 11, 2017

When my husband and I finished the pre-approval process to purchase our very first home, I couldn’t wait to get to the fun part – house hunting! I spent hours online scrolling through real estate listings and wondering which one would ultimately become our future home.... read more

Colon Cancer Prevention: Don’t Be Another Statistic

June 27, 2017

If statistics teach us one thing, it’s that our greatest fears are often the most improbable. Take, for instance, natural disasters. Statistics show that you only have a 1 in 4,513,000 chance of being hit by a tornado. That’s less than your odds of being struck... read more