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Colorectal Cancer Screening Age Now 45, As Cases Rise Among Younger Groups

Despite being one of the most preventable forms of cancer with early screening, colorectal cancer is now the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S. In an effort to combat the increased cases among younger people, a panel of experts has shifted the recommended age for colorectal screenings to 45 (rather than the… Continue reading Colorectal Cancer Screening Age Now 45, As Cases Rise Among Younger Groups

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Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the third most common type of non-skin cancer for both men (after prostrate and lung) and women (after breast and lung cancer). It is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States after lung cancer. The cancer society estimates that in 2018, more than 97,000 Americans will be diagnosed with colon cancer… Continue reading Colorectal Cancer