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Colonoscopy Myths vs. Facts

August 17, 2017

Colon cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer death in the United States, and many adults neglect to be screened because they don’t know the truth.

Here are some of the most popular myths and corresponding facts regarding colonoscopies:

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The Steps of a Colonoscopy: It’s as Easy as 1-2-3

August 10, 2017

Have you been dreading your colonoscopy? While it’s true that a colonoscopy isn’t exactly enjoyable, the procedure is much quicker and more comfortable than it has ever been before. A colonoscopy is a three-step process, and once you understand what it is all about,... read more

5 Things that Hurt Worse than a Colonoscopy

August 7, 2017

The “C” word… everyone fears it, but is a colonoscopy really are as scary as everyone says it is? The answer is probably not. Colonoscopies have become almost like an urban legend in our culture, stigmatized as one of the most painful and embarrassing medical... read more

How Do I Know If It’s Colon Cancer or Hemorrhoids?

August 3, 2017

Certain ailments like arthritis or back pain can be discussed at the dinner table without offending anyone. But you can’t get away with talking about hemorrhoids or colorectal cancer. These two conditions are definitely taboo when it comes to mealtime conversation.

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Tune into Our Web Series “Keeping up with the Kolonoscopy”

August 1, 2017

Times are changing and technology is constantly evolving, but one thing remains the same – Americans’ love for television. A recent Nielsen survey found that the average American watches more than 5 hours of television per day. That’s roughly 35 hours per week – almost the same... read more