Colon Cancer

Colon Cancer

Colonoscopy Isn’t the Only Way to Prevent Colon Cancer

Colonoscopy may be the gold standard for detecting precancerous polyps, but there are less-invasive options for those who just won’t have the test.

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Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines: Start Sooner

The alarming rise in colorectal cancer among people under 50 has led to an important change in screening recommendations.

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Could Calcium Supplements Lead to Colon Cancer?

If you’re loading up on calcium to safeguard bone density, know this: Those supplements could be causing precancerous polyps.

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Colon Cancer Skyrockets in Young Adults

Since 1950, the rate of colon cancer among young adults has quadrupled. The reason for this dramatic increase, according to…

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Colon Cancer on the Rise in Younger Adults

Screening may be needed even before age 50… Most people do not get a colonoscopy until they are 50 years…

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To Prevent Colon Cancer, Drink Coffee…even Decaf

The good news about coffee keeps getting better. The latest—a few cups a day might avert colon cancer, the third…

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Secrets to Getting the Best Colonoscopy

Not all procedures give the same level of protection... If you’re age 50 or older, chances are you’ve had a…

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A No-Prep Way to Prevent Colon Cancer

Have you been screened for colon cancer yet? If you’re at least 50 years old, you should be saying, “yes.”…

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Avoid an Unnecessary Colonoscopy

Should you really be getting colonoscopies more often than the United States elects a new president? Frequent colonoscopies may be…

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One More Healthy Reason to Get Off Your A—!

Many employed people spend virtually all day sitting…and sitting…and sitting. It’s the nature of desk jobs. So what, really, is…

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Guide to Preventing Colon Cancer Naturally

Colon cancer can be prevented! But periodic screening tests are not enough to do the job right. If you want…

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Colon Cancer Screening Comes Too Late for People With a Family History of Polyps

You may be among a newly discovered group that’s at increased risk for colorectal cancer, the second-most deadly malignancy in…

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Better Colon Polyp Removal with CELS Surgery

Ever tried peeling a gnarly, crooked carrot? The bends make it tough to peel the carrot without leaving any of…

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Eating Fish Reduces Colon Polyps 33%

I don’t need to remind you that it’s important to get a periodic colonoscopy starting at age 50 (even earlier…

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Natural Colonoscopy Prep

I have yet to meet anyone who doesn’t hate preparing for a colonoscopy. Typical doctor’s orders let us drink only…