Colon cancer often has no symptoms at all, which is why colon cancer screening is so important. Screening has the potential to prevent colon cancer before it even develops. A screening test is a test performed as a preventive measure to detect a disease in someone before they begin to develop any signs or symptoms. Colon cancer screening: when to start & your screening options >
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar teams up with UCLA Health to raise awareness on the importance of colon cancer screening. Colon cancer is the third most common cancer and the third leading cause of cancer death in both men and women in the United States.
Colon Cancer Awareness Campaign > | Watch our webinar - Colon Cancer: Risk, Prevention & Screening >
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