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Why Younger People Should Have Colon Cancer Concerns

It is a common misconception that only older adults should be concerned about colon or colorectal cancer. Prior to 2018, the colon cancer screening guidelines for men and women recommended patients have their first screening by age 50, but in May 2018, the...

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Reliable Choices for Colon Cancer Screening

Colon cancer is one of the deadliest cancers affecting adults today, and part of stamping out colon cancer is catching it early. When it comes to discovering colorectal cancer at certain stages, the rate of survival is much higher in those who caught it...

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Shining a Light on Colorectal Cancer Awareness

Colorectal cancer refers to cancer of the colon, rectum, or both. It is one of the most deadly cancers, as many times symptoms do not appear until the later stages of the disease. March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month, and this year’s slogan...

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Is There More to Heartburn?

You know that burning sensation you feel in your chest after you eat a large meal or spicy foods? We call it heartburn, yet it has nothing to do with your heart. It is actually a common condition caused by acid reflux—when stomach acid comes back into the...

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Is Diarrhea an Emergency?

There’s nothing fun about abdominal pain and diarrhea, yet it is something everyone will experience. But how do you when it’s an emergency and time for action? In some cases, ignoring and enduring diarrhea and acute abdominal pain is dangerous. We’re here...

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