Colon Cancer Prevention, Benefits of Apples

October 25, 2018

I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” It’s true; apples have so much to offer for overall health, but especially in the way of colon health and cancer prevention. You can easily get... read more

Eating Pumpkin Aids in Colon Cancer Prevention

October 23, 2018

It is possible to enjoy a healthy dessert even during the holidays! Pumpkin is a great subtle flavor to pair with chocolate, and it’s a vegetable with lots of fiber and antioxidants for colon cancer prevention. It is time to take advantage of this seasonal orange... read more

Benefits of Eating Greek Yogurt: Colon Cancer Prevention

September 25, 2018

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the U.S. according to the American Cancer Society. What if eating Greek yogurt daily could help cut your risk? Research shows that it can aid in colon cancer prevention by improving digestive health and boosting immune health!

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High Fiber Food Spaghetti Squash Helps Prevent Colon Cancer

September 18, 2018

Spaghetti squash is well-named because when cooked, its golden-yellow inner flesh shreds into strands that resemble spaghetti noodles. For this reason, many people use it as a substitute for regular pasta. This wonderful winter squash is harvested in early fall, and its fiber and water content make it... read more

Removing More Lymph Nodes May Improve Colon Cancer Survival Rates

September 14, 2018

Location matters when it comes to colon cancer and its treatment. Recent research shows that in treating right-sided colon cancer, removing a greater number of lymph nodes during surgery may improve prognosis.

Right-Sided Versus Left-Sided Colon Cancer

One way that physicians classify colon cancers is whether... read more