Did you know that March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month?
Below are 5 useful facts about colon cancer.
Get The Facts About Colon Cancer
- 1 in 20 people develops colon cancer in their lifetime
- Colon cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer deaths among U.S. adults
- Colon cancer can often be prevented through regular screenings
- A colonoscopy is the most thorough test and is proven to detect disease
- Screening is recommended for adults ages 50-75