What is a Colon Polyp?

What is a Colon Polyp?

A colon polyp is a small clump of cells that forms on the lining of the colon. Most colon polyps are harmless. But over time, some colon polyps can develop into colon cancer, which may be fatal when found in its later stages. Anyone can develop colon polyps. You're at...

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Why Your Doctor Wants You to Get a Colonoscopy

Why Your Doctor Wants You to Get a Colonoscopy

Even if you've never had a colonoscopy, you may have heard about them. The prep work probably got your attention. It involves cleaning out your bowels with a laxative drink the night before. It doesn't sound too enticing, does it? Yet, there's a reason why doctors...

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45 is the new 50

45 is the new 50

Gastrointestinal cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers for people over age 45. Learn how you can reduce your risk and improve your quality of life!

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