A new study suggests that a colonoscopy catches cancers that a sigmoidoscopy misses — and saves more lives in the process.
March is colon cancer awareness month. It’s the second leading cause of cancer death, even though it’s very preventable.
Local 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.
Dr. Ronald Myers says preventing colorectal cancer could be as easy as getting a colonoscopy.
March is colorectal cancer awareness month and doctors want you to help yourself stay healthy.
by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough According to a new government report, more than 10,000 people died last year because they weren’t screened for colon cancer or breast cancer.