Articles for Tag: "colon cancer"

Don’t delay a colonoscopy after abnormal results on this test 
Don’t delay a colonoscopy after abnormal results on this test
New study shows increased risk of colon cancer, death when waiting a year between abnormal results and colonoscopy.
More young adults are being diagnosed with colon cancer than ever, experts say 
More young adults are being diagnosed with colon cancer than ever, experts say
Learn how to limit your risk and take preventative measures.
Unnoticed signs of colorectal cancer in women 
Unnoticed signs of colorectal cancer in women
Learn the warning signs of this form of cancer.
Biden’s routine colonoscopy echoes benefit of preventive screenings 
Biden’s routine colonoscopy echoes benefit of preventive screenings
President Biden’s potentially pre-cancerous polyp raised awareness of the importance of colonoscopies in those who have had polyps previously.
What’s the difference between these two types of cancer? 
What’s the difference between these two types of cancer?
The risks and treatments differ, so here’s what you need to know.
Some experts now suggest colon screenings at age 45 
Some experts now suggest colon screenings at age 45
Experts say that a significant increase in the incidence of colorectal cancer cases among younger people inspired the change
A doctor responds to common colonoscopy excuses 
A doctor responds to common colonoscopy excuses
The pandemic may have delayed your colonoscopy but with cases declining and people getting vaccinated, don’t postpone it any longer.