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Gut Instincts: Why You Should Pay Attention to Digestive Symptoms

December 21, 2016

There are times in life where you just need to trust your gut instinct. For me, it was when I tried to sell a car on Craigslist. My husband’s ’98 Buick LeSabre had been a trusty family vehicle for several years, but we were finally ready... read more

Why You Shouldn’t Put Your Bathroom Visits on Hold

December 15, 2016

As the famous children’s storybook says, everyone poops. But that doesn’t mean we want everyone to know about it. Whether you’re in the office, on a date, at a party or in the grocery store, there’s a certain degree of... read more

Year End Colonoscopies: The Price Is Right!

November 29, 2016

My family didn’t have cable when I was growing up, so daytime television during summer breaks from school left much to be desired. I didn’t have much interest in talk shows and I wasn’t allowed to watch soap operas, so I did... read more

Talk to Your Family about Colon Cancer Risk during the Holidays

November 15, 2016

The year my husband and I decided to deep fry our first Thanksgiving turkey is a day that will live in infamy. After hearing rave reviews from friends and tossing the idea around for a few weeks, we finally decided to hop aboard the wagon of deep fried... read more

Good Oral Hygiene Could Prevent Colon Cancer

October 18, 2016

I like to consider myself a truthful person, but all that goes out the window when it’s time for my six month dental cleaning. As the dentists checks my teeth and starts asking questions about my oral hygiene habits, I feel pressured to give the right... read more