Cancer is the leading cause of death around the world. Every year, approximately 12.7 million people are diagnosed with cancer and 7.6 million of them will die from the disease. For World Cancer Day in 2017, individuals and organizations are … Continue reading
Of the cancers that affect men and women in the United States, colorectal cancer is the third most common. According to the most recent colorectal cancer statistics, over 136,000 Americans were diagnosed with the disease in 2013. Research suggests that … Continue reading
Toxins and carcinogens in tobacco smoke are believed to damage DNA and tissues in the body over time which can cause an array of health issues. While most people know that smoking can have negative effects on your lungs, heart … Continue reading
Even though we are in the last few days, June is still men’s health month and we want to take the time to educate you on important facts regarding your health, or the health of the men in your life.
Are You Up-to-Date on Your Colorectal Cancer Screenings? Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the US. Did you know that recommended screenings could prevent 60% of these deaths. March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness month, so … Continue reading
According to The National Cancer Institute, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States. Your colon is a major part of your digestive system that helps remove waste and sends nutrients from food into your body. … Continue reading
March is colorectal cancer awareness month. Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States, with more than 50,000 Americans dying from the cancer each year. Here are a few important facts to know about … Continue reading
There are a lot of reasons people give for not getting a colonoscopy. However, most people don’t understand why it’s important to get a colonoscopy. Here are just a few excuses patients give about putting off a colonoscopy.
What is Colorectal Cancer? Colorectal cancer, also known as colon cancer or rectal cancer, is caused from a growth in the colon, rectum or appendix. Colorectal cancer is common in both men and women and it affected approximately 143,000 people … Continue reading
March is colorectal cancer awareness month. Here are a few facts everyone should know about colorectal cancer: