March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and if you’re 50 or older (45 for African Americans) or have a family history of polyps or colon cancer, it’s time to schedule an appointment. Why not make the call on Thursday, March 3, for National Colon Cancer Screening Day? Click here to find the number for a center near you.
There is power in positive thinking. You can do this! Making your colonoscopy appointment is a commitment to yourself and your family that you want to stay healthy.
Every 5-10 years – The recommended frequency of colonoscopies if no polyps are detected.