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Colon cancer is the third leading cause of cancer related deaths in the US, but now there are more ways to be screened than ever before.
Many physicians are wary of patients coming in with printouts of their Internet searches. The thicker the pile of printouts, the greater the amount of office time the physician has to spend explaining why the patient does not have the particular disease. …
As part of our annual effort to raise awareness for colon cancer prevention, the physicians and staff at Gastroenterology Associates in an annual colon cancer screening day. This effort is designed to provide colonoscopies to patients who otherwise could not afford or do not have access to colon cancer prevention…