March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month, a reminder to all about the importance of regular colonoscopies. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, colon cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death for both men and women. Even so, 90 percent of people who are diagnosed through early detection can be cured.
Colon cancer typically develops with no symptoms. Undergoing a colonoscopy at age 50 is recommended for most people to fully assess risk.Read More