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What’s New in the World of Colon Cancer?

May 18, 2017

In 2000, President Bill Clinton officially declared that March would be National Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Since then, the month of March has allowed patients, physicians, survivors, and advocates to band together to raise awareness about the third-leading cause of cancer death among men and women. Although the American... read more

The Downside of Being a Millennial—Increased Colon Cancer Risk

May 4, 2017

Being born in 1976, I am a part of Generation X, the generation of latchkey kids, MTV, Atari, VCRs, Ronald Reagan, Madonna, and the TV sitcom. Sandwiched between the Baby Boomers and Millennials, the Xers were known for their lack of supervision as divorce rates increased and moms went... read more

Take Our Free Screening Colonoscopy Quiz

April 17, 2017

During my years as a student, there were two words that could always strike fear into my heart like no other words in the English language. Can you guess what they were? No, they weren’t “mystery meat” or “quadratic equations,” although I... read more

Young Adults, We Want to Hear Your Story

April 6, 2017

There are so many things I love about writing, but if I had to pick a favorite, it would be the storytelling aspect. I mean, where else do I have the opportunity to share my disastrous experience with road cycling or my strange encounter with a Craigslist scammer?... read more

Work-Related Stress Linked to Certain Cancers

March 22, 2017

“This job is killing me!” You’ve probably muttered that phrase to yourself at least a time or two, but chances are you didn’t really mean it. Work-related stress is a fact of life, and we almost never stop to think about how... read more