Articles for Tag: "Dr. Joaquin Estrada"

Here’s the age at which you should be screened for colon cancer, according to new guidelines 
Here’s the age at which you should be screened for colon cancer, according to new guidelines
The recommendation comes after recent data indicated raising rates of the cancer among younger individuals.
Can your bowels help detect cancer? 
Can your bowels help detect cancer?
Sadly, the most common symptom of one type of cancer is no symptom at all, but your bathroom habits and changes in your stool may signal cause for concern.
Colon cancer screening: As easy as swallowing a pill?  Featured
Colon cancer screening: As easy as swallowing a pill?
A new screening method can help prevent the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S.
Is red meat really cancerous? 
Is red meat really cancerous?
Here’s why the World Health Organization says processed meat can put your health at risk.
Infographic: Best foods to improve your colon health 
Infographic: Best foods to improve your colon health
What to eat and what not to eat to keep you well.
Understanding the genetic risk of cancer  Featured
Understanding the genetic risk of cancer
Read how one man took advantage of genetic testing to greatly lessen his chances of developing colon cancer.
Start colon cancer prevention before age 50 
Start colon cancer prevention before age 50
Our expert shares tips for being proactive and preventing colon cancer.