Articles for Tag: "colon"

Time to say goodbye to the dreaded liquid diet? 
Time to say goodbye to the dreaded liquid diet?
Research suggests you may not need to fast before the often life-saving procedure. Learn more.
Uncommon questions you should ask before getting a colonoscopy 
Uncommon questions you should ask before getting a colonoscopy
A gastroenterologist explains what you need to know before and after this important exam.
Time to say goodbye to the dreaded liquid diet? 
Time to say goodbye to the dreaded liquid diet?
A new study suggests you may not need to fast before the often life-saving procedure.
At-home tests provide more options for colon cancer screening 
At-home tests provide more options for colon cancer screening
Colonoscopy is still the gold standard, but there are other choices to consider.
Constipation could lead to serious health problems 
Constipation could lead to serious health problems
Find out if your bathroom habits require a visit with the doctor.
Listening to her body saved her life 
Listening to her body saved her life
Angella Drexler was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer at age 39. Here’s what she learned during her journey.
Infographic: Getting to the bottom of colon cancer  Featured
Infographic: Getting to the bottom of colon cancer
It’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. How much do you know about this deadly disease?