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Watch Dr. Travis Stork from The Doctors and a panel of renowned medical experts discuss colorectal cancer and digestive health.
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One in three people 50 years or older has not been screened for colon cancer, yet screening could help save their lives.
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Make That Call is a public awareness campaign being held on March 1-14, 2011, to urge all New Yorkers 50 and older to Make That Call for Colon Cancer Screening.
As each generation ages, important information about your family health history can be forgotten or lost. Start a dialogue with your family today.
Cancer of the colon and rectum is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths. Learn more about risk factors and what to watch out for.
Make sure you’re informed about the truths and misconceptions concerning colorectal cancer by reviewing this list of myths and realities concerning the disease.
Avoiding alcohol, regular exercise, and sticking to a healthy diet are just a few of the ways you can reduce your chances of developing colorectal cancer.