March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month – no better time to learn the facts about colon cancer and to get tested. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of death among men and women in the United States, yet it is largely preventable. Signs and symptoms may not appear until the cancer is well-established.
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
For the past 15 years, the U.S. has dedicated the month of March to raising awareness and educating the public about colorectal (colon) cancer. Colon cancer is one of the few cancers that is both highly preventable and highly treatable – when discovered early. A great number of fatalities from the disease could be prevented