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Fighting a fistula

Dan Smith isn't shy about sharing his deep-rooted belief about colonoscopies—you need them. Regularly.

October 13, 2017 0
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Fighting cancer and fires

Firefighter Phil Hunderman had cancer smoldering in his cells. But early detection doused the disease.

October 2, 2017 4

Do you know the top 10 cancer warning signs?

If you want to live a longer, healthier life, catching cancer early is key. Here's how.

July 8, 2017 0

Colon cancer on the rise in young adults

A startling percentage of colorectal cancer patients are younger than 50, and the number is climbing. Diet and lifestyle may be to blame.

March 14, 2017 1

Happy marriage = colonoscopy?

Women encourage healthful behaviors in their husbands, but look to others for advice about their own preventive care.

April 13, 2016 0

Stool tests detect colon cancer?

Yup! Colonoscopy still the preferred screening, but this offers less invasive option, researchers say.

April 3, 2016 0

Eat your way to a healthier colon

Learn how to lower your risk of colorectal cancer—one mouthful at a time.

February 12, 2016 1
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‘A fortunate set of circumstances’

Early catch and innovative procedure help Cindy Bouma best colon cancer.

November 4, 2015 1
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DJ Kim Carson spins a different tune with colon cancer

'It changed my life. It made me realize I don't have unlimited time on this earth and if there's something you want to do, you better do it now.'

August 12, 2015 12
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Cancer patients living longer than ever

Two out of three cancer patients survive five years or more, and Bill Crooks is here to tell you how to be on the better end of this statistic.

June 3, 2015 0

Colon confidential

The ‘secret’ to preventing colon cancer, revealed.

April 30, 2015 0

5 myths (and surprising facts) about colon cancer

Think you’re not at risk for colon cancer? Think again. If you have a colon, you’re at risk. Get the facts.

April 5, 2015 0