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Colorectal Diseases

More and more people have tuned into the message. Unfortunately all too many of our friends and neighbors have tuned out, even when their body is screaming for help! While discussions of colorectal cancer awareness may not be a hit in polite circles of conversation (remember when breast cancer awareness wasn't either?) some even refuse to speak or listen privately. The warning signs can be subtle or clear, but only if you pay attention to the signals your body sends will you catch the message.

Just when it seems we are making progress in the drive to promote colon health and awareness, the American Cance (More)


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    Last Updated: Mar 07, 2014