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colorectal cancer

Patient Story

‘I realized I had to take care of myself’

Nancy Wolters learned the hard way that preventive care is crucial after she put her own health on the back burner to take care of her family.

Young adults see rise in colon cancer

The sizable jump in cases among age 50 and younger is a worldwide trend arising partly from poor diet.

‘You’re not alone’

Anal cancer—it happens, and it's related to HPV.

Patient Story

Going green: Irish Jig 2019

The event supporting colorectal cancer awareness drew nearly 3,500 runners.

Start your day the green way

With the right ingredients, a well-made smoothie can provide your body all the fuel it needs to tackle whatever comes your way.

Study confirms lifesaving value of colonoscopy

If cancerous growths called polyps are found during a colonoscopy, they can be removed during the procedure.

Blue skies, green duds: The luck of the Irish Jig

Nearly 4,300 people took part in the annual St. Patrick's Day race to raise awareness about colorectal cancer.

And they’re off!

Runners step out in style for the Irish Jig 2017.

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.

Check early, check often

For men, regular screening and early detection are essential in battling the top three cancers.

Vitamin A compound may aid in colon cancer fight

Researchers study connection between retinoic acid and inflammation in the gut.

Eat your way to a healthier colon

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

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