The importance of colorectal screening.
Of cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal (colon) cancer is the #2 cause of cancer deaths in the United States. Every year, more than 50,000 people die from it. Recommended screening could prevent at least 60% of these deaths! If you’re age 50 to 75 get screened for colorectal cancer regularly.
Colon cancer or polyps may not cause symptoms, especially early on. Don’t wait for symptoms before you get screened! Talk to your doctor about scheduling a screening today. So you can get on with your active, vibrant life.
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