You're 50 years old, and it's time to think about getting your colonoscopy. But do you know how much your colonoscopy is going to cost? How about taking a little pop quiz?
We caught you off-guard, didn’t we? No one likes quizzes, but not all quizzes are graded, like our Free Screening Colonoscopy Quiz. This one is not for a grade, we promise. You don’t even have to study for it! In fact, this might be one of the most important quizzes you take because it can help determine whether you qualify for a free screening colonoscopy.
Did you know that colon cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death for men and women in the United States? A colonoscopy is the best colon screening test to prevent and detect colon cancer. The recommended screening age for a men and women at average risk is 50 years of age (45 for African Americans). Colon cancer is 90 percent treatable when discovered early, so a colonoscopy is the best screening method to avoid or detect colon cancer in its early stages when it can be treated most effectively.
Depending on your individual plan, insurance companies may pay for the actual screening procedure at 100 percent. So what are you waiting for? Take our simple quiz and see if you qualify. You could be one step closer to preventing colon cancer.
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