Prepping for a colonoscopy is never fun, but some people might be eligible for at-home colorectal cancer screening tests. Here’s what to know about the accuracy and types of this noninvasive option.
Colorectal cancer can be deadly, but early screenings save lives. Colonoscopy is the most common way to detect the disease, but it’s not the only one. A gastroenterologist discusses options for colorectal cancer screenings and how to know which is best for you.
Are you considering home remedies for your hemorrhoids? A doctor weighs in on the pros and cons of some natural remedies, including aloe and apple cider vinegar.
Colon and rectal cancer are common, and together, they’re the third most common cancer in the United States. While these cancers are serious, they are also highly preventable. Find out how.
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Prepping for a colonoscopy is not anyone’s idea of a good time. But improvements in the liquid you drink and the timing of the prep make the whole process easier to swallow.
Colon cancer is one of the deadliest cancers. But it’s also one of the most preventable. Learn how to prevent colon cancer with these doctor-approved tips. Plus, find out ways in which a colonoscopy is a better experience than it used to be.
Colorectal cancer rates have fallen overall, but they’re rising in younger adults. Learn what symptoms you shouldn’t ignore and what you can do to protect yourself.
Is it 50? Is it 45? Learn why getting screened for colorectal cancer earlier could possibly save your life.
Scientific evidence has been accumulating for decades that colon cancer is more common among people who eat the most red meat and processed meat.
Confused about whether uncured bacon is any better for your health? Our dietitian weighs in.