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Colon Cancer Doesn’t Care About COVID-19!

By Alexis Grucela, MD, FACS, FASCRS Colorectal Surgery, Cancer Care Team, CareMount Medical March 5, 2021 This year, Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month takes on more importance than ever. Last March, COVID-19 took hold and grabbed center stage overshadowing most other health priorities, including all types of screenings. Many clinics were closed or limited their services […]

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What You Should Know About Colorectal Cancer

What You Should Know About Colorectal Cancer Colorectal or colon and rectal cancer, is a cancer that occurs in the colon or rectum. It affects men and women of all ethnic groups, and is most often found in people age 50 years or older. It is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer, and the second […]

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Have You Been Screened? March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

When was the last time you were screened for colon cancer? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among men and women in the U.S. If you have a family history of colon cancer, you are two to three times more likely to […]

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Colorectal Cancer Screening Update

CareMount Medical remains on the cutting edge of the most current research and recommendations in medicine.  The American Cancer Society has proposed the recommendation to lower the age for colorectal cancer screening from 50 to 45 years in all Americans, as new cases of colorectal cancer are occurring at an increasing rate in Americans under […]

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