Health Officials: Colon Cancer Cases, Deaths Increasing Among Young PeopleThe reason for the rise in both incidence and death rates remains unclear, however.
Screening For Cancer Is CriticalWhen should cancer screening - like mammograms and colonoscopies - be done? Here are some guidelines.
Colonoscopy Better Than SigmoidoscopyA new study suggests that a colonoscopy catches cancers that a sigmoidoscopy misses -- and saves more lives in the process.
Health: Philadelphia Cancer Survivor Has Mission To Save Others March is colon cancer awareness month. It's the second leading cause of cancer death, even though it's very preventable.
Researchers: Colorectal Cancer Screening Saves LivesLocal researchers are trying to find out what the medical community can do to encourage people to get screened for colorectal cancer, because screening saves lives.
Local Doctor Supports Initiative To Increase Colonoscopy AwarenessDr. Ronald Myers says preventing colorectal cancer could be as easy as getting a colonoscopy.
HUP Doctors Remind People Over 50 To Get A Colonoscopy March is colorectal cancer awareness month and doctors want you to help yourself stay healthy.
Cure for Many Cancers? More Screening, Says Government