Lung cancer causes more deaths among US women than colon, breast, and pancreatic cancer combined.
Dr. Jennifer Caudle, a family physician and assistant professor at the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, and her patient Ed Yakacki, a colon cancer survivor, discuss the symptoms of colon cancer.
When should cancer screening – like mammograms and colonoscopies – be done? Here are some guidelines.
There is no test for colon cancer more accurate than a colonoscopy but an experimental testing of stool samples holds promise.
Colonoscopies are reducing colon cancer cases in the United States, and it’s saving lives. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl is here with more on a new report.
Friends of a South Jersey woman with cancer have teamed up to raise funds for her treatment.
According to a report in the American Association For Cancer Research, if you sit a great deal of the day, you have a greater risk of developing colon cancer.
A new study suggests that a colonoscopy catches cancers that a sigmoidoscopy misses — and saves more lives in the process.
A new report has found that women who take aspirin every other day have a reduced risk of developing colorectal cancer.
March is colon cancer awareness month. It’s the second leading cause of cancer death, even though it’s very preventable.
Many of us will be dusting off the barbecue this holiday weekend, just remember some grilling has been linked to cancer.
Studies show identifying cancer causing polyps with a colonoscopy reduces the colon cancer death rate by 50%.
The more weight you carry on your body, the greater the odds of developing cancer.
Ulcerative colitis is a condition that affects as many as half-a-million Americans.
According to researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, cancer grows faster in African-Americans.