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This 2-minute video shows you why you need a colonoscopy

March is colon cancer awareness month. Created by gastroenterologist Amit Sachdev, this video was selected by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy as part of their colorectal cancer screening campaign.  Enjoy. Image credit: Shutterstock.com Your patients are rating you online: How to respond. Manage your online reputation: A social media guide. Find out how.

Colon cancer prevention: It’s time to get screened

3 months agoHealth : Bel Marra Health

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and despite being the second leading cause of cancer death for both males and females in the United States, it doesn’t get talked about enough. As of 2010, colorectal cancer affects nearly one … The post Colon cancer prevention: It’s time to get screened appeared first on Bel Marra Health - Breaking Health News and Health Information.

#MayoClinicRadio Podcast: 3/18/17

Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 3/18/17 On the Mayo Clinic Radio program, gastroenterologist Dr. David Ahlquist discusses colorectal cancer screening and prevention as part of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Also on the program, surgeon Dr. Show More Summary

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Mayo Clinic Radio

According to the National Institutes of Health, colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the U.S. and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Most cases of colon cancer begin as small, noncancerous (benign) clumps of cells called polyps that, over time, can become colon cancers. Polyps may be small and produce few, if […]

Mayo Clinic Radio: Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

According to the National Institutes of Health, colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the U.S. and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Most cases of colon cancer begin as small, noncancerous (benign) clumps of cells called polyps that, over time, can become colon cancers. Polyps may be small and produce few, if […]

Mayo Clinic Radio: Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month / fetal surgery / video doctor visits

According to the National Institutes of Health, colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the U.S. and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Most cases of colon cancer begin as small, noncancerous (benign) clumps of cells called polyps that, over time, can become colon cancers. Polyps may be small and produce few, if […]

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: IBD, blood pressure, and colon cancer prevention tips

3 months agoHealth : Bel Marra Health

March is National Colorectal Awareness Month, and to increase your knowledge of colorectal cancer, Bel Marra Health has amassed a group of articles featuring information on IBD, blood pressure, and colon cancer. Enzyme may prevent tumor...Show More Summary

News outlets sound alarm over ‘skyrocketing’ colon cancer in millennials. Is it a false alarm?

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and last week many twenty- and thirty-somethings were made aware that their risk for colon cancer is “rising sharply,” “surging,” “soaring,” and even “skyrocketing” – as various media outlets put it in their headlines. Washington Post: Colorectal cancer rates rising sharply among Gen X and millennials USA Today: Colon […]

What Are the Stages of Colon Cancer?

Did you know March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month? Perhaps you've dressed in blue or participated in an awareness event as a survivor or in recognition of a loved one with colon cancer. Colon and rectal cancer, or colorectal cancer -- also known as CRC -- is the third most common cancer in men and women, according to the National Cancer Institute.

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Here are 6 prevention recommendations that confuse association with causation

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, which the American Institute of Cancer Research is marking with a news release headlined “6 Steps to Prevent Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases.” The recommendations are said to be “research-based” but that term appears to be used loosely. Here’s why. What’s wrong with issuing sensible lifestyle recommendations? The […]

Technology advances help prevent, lessen impact of colon cancer

Approximately 140,000 people are diagnosed with colorectal cancer in the U.S. each year. March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Affecting the colon – also known as the large intestine – or rectum, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men and the third leading cause in women in the U.S.  According to […]

Mount Sinai Experts Share Tips for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month This March

Mount Sinai experts are available during March's Colorectal Cancer Awareness month to discuss prevention, screening options, and risk factors.

Katie Couric's Personal Reflection Published in The American Journal of Gastroenterology

Katie Couric reflects on her unanticipated journey as a cancer advocate in a personal essay published online in The American Journal of Gastroenterology to coincide with March National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.

Mayo Clinic Expert Shares Five Things to Know About Colorectal Cancer

March is Colon and Rectal Cancer Awareness Month ROCHESTER, Minn. — Roughly 140,000 people are diagnosed with colorectal cancer in the United States each year. It is the third most common cancer and No. 2 cause of cancer-related deaths among men and women. Colorectal surgeon Heidi Nelson, M.D., chair of surgery at Mayo Clinic, shares […]

Colon Cancer Screening: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

It's National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr, Paul Limburg explains that colon cancer screening may not be easy to talk about, but it's important. To listen, click the link below. Colon Cancer Screening

The Medical Minute: Eight things to know about colorectal cancer

March is colorectal cancer awareness month - a great time to test your knowledge about the disease, and how it can be prevented and treated.

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Share Tips for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month this March

Mount Sinai experts are available during March's Colorectal Cancer Awareness month to discuss prevention, screening options, and risk factors.

Do You Know Your Heart Calcium Score? You Should.

Heart month is coming to an end and by now I hope you have worn a red shirt to work, joined a walking club, participated in Meatless Monday, and took the Simple 7 calculator. As we move into March (colorectal cancer awareness month), have you really advanced your knowledge of the no. Show More Summary

Colon Cancer Awareness Month: Don't Listen to What Homer Simpson Said

Every year, March is colorectal cancer awareness month. One of the latest victims of this common illness was the co-creator of "The Simpson's," Sam Simon, who succumbed March 8 after a courageous 4 year battle against colon cancer. But...Show More Summary

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