Articles for Tag: "colonoscopy"

The truth about 3 colorectal cancer misconceptions  Featured
The truth about 3 colorectal cancer misconceptions
“We can’t begin to solve this problem until we’ve raised awareness of the issue.”
She survived colorectal cancer. Now, she wants to help you. 
She survived colorectal cancer. Now, she wants to help you.
What you can learn from this mother, grandmother and nurse.
What can you do to stop the number of deaths from this cancer? 
What can you do to stop the number of deaths from this cancer?
Find out why one expert says there are no excuses.
Things to know about a colonoscopy 
Things to know about a colonoscopy
If you’re nervous about getting your first colonoscopy, check out this video for answers to the most common questions and concerns.
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.
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.
How fear may be increasing your cancer risk 
How fear may be increasing your cancer risk
Many middle-aged men and women avoid a life-saving procedure. These tips from a physician may calm your nerves.