June 1, 2018

“Begin Colorectal Cancer Screening at Age 45, Says ACS” – American Cancer Society

“New guidelines from the American Cancer Society (ACS) recommend that colorectal cancer screening begin at a younger age than what is currently recommended. For persons at average risk, screening should begin at age 45 rather than 50. The change in age is based in part on recent data demonstrating a […]
April 9, 2018

“Patients who choose alternative medicine for cancer are richer, smarter, younger and healthier – but it makes their risk of dying MUCH higher”

Patients who seek alternative treatments are more than 5.68 times more likely to die than patients who listen to their doctors and go for traditional treatments… Read more at this link  
March 20, 2018

“It is a fact that colorectal cancer screenings help people stay well and save lives.”

“It is a fact that colorectal cancer screenings help people stay well and save lives. “In some cases, screenings find growths, called polyps, that can be removed before they become cancer.” “Colon cancer is preventable and highly treatable when caught at an early stage. People who are diagnosed at early […]
January 27, 2018

“Inflammatory” diet may be linked to a higher risk of colon cancer.

“People who consume lots of foods linked to chronic inflammation, such as red meat and refined grains, may be more likely to develop colorectal cancer than individuals who tend to avoid these foods, a US study suggests.” Read more at this link
August 13, 2017

Colon cancer deaths rise among younger adults, and no one knows why

"What (the new study) indicates is that the increase in incidence is a true increase in disease occurrence and not an artifact of more colonoscopy use"