Articles for Tag: "colon cancer"

Obesity linked to colon cancer 
Obesity linked to colon cancer
A gastroenterologist explains how being overweight can put you at risk for this disease.
Why do people avoid getting a colonoscopy? 
Why do people avoid getting a colonoscopy?
Myths about colonoscopies are debunked by these digestive health experts.
Colon cancer diagnosis for healthy musician was a change in tune  Featured
Colon cancer diagnosis for healthy musician was a change in tune
After a life-threatening health scare, Michael Buckwalter urges others to get regular screenings.
3 reasons to get a colonoscopy 
3 reasons to get a colonoscopy
Do not delay in getting this lifesaving screening.
Routine colonoscopy finds woman’s early-stage colon cancer  Featured
Routine colonoscopy finds woman’s early-stage colon cancer
Jennifer Hoskins scheduled a colonoscopy shortly after turning 50—and it may have saved her life.
Colon cancer diagnosed at earlier ages 
Colon cancer diagnosed at earlier ages
Find out which ethnic groups are being diagnosed sooner with advanced stages of this cancer.
Cancer prevention starts with healthy living 
Cancer prevention starts with healthy living
A physician shares the lifestyle choices he has made to reduce his risk of the disease.