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Stages of Colorectal Cancer and How to Prevent It

Stages of Colorectal Cancer and How to Prevent It

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Colorectal cancer is the fourth most-common type of cancer diagnosed among Americans, after (1) skin cancer, (2) prostate/breast cancer, and (3) lung cancer. Also broken down into colon cancer and rectal cancer, colorectal cancer can be aggressive and can quickly become metastatic – spreading to other organs.

What is the Deal with Colonoscopies?

What is the Deal with Colonoscopies?

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Whether it’s at the recommendation of your doctor, the persistence of a radio or internet Public Service Announcement, or the urging of your loved ones, it seems like everyone is intent on you undergoing a colonoscopy.

Is There Anything I Can Do to Prevent Colon Cancer?

Is There Anything I Can Do to Prevent Colon Cancer?

by Holly (SU)
Colon cancer ranks as the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the US for men and women (excluding skin cancers).

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