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Colorectal cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers today, but you can take steps to reduce your risk and prevent the disease. Regular colonoscopy screenings may help prevent colorectal cancer by detecting areas of concern before they become cancer. Screening may also detect cancer early, increasing treatment options.
Learn more about colorectal cancer prevention and evaluate your risk by taking our free quiz and risk assessment.
Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in both men and women in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS). Take this simple assessment to learn about your risks for colorectal cancer.
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Colorectal cancer can occur at younger ages, and the risk increases gradually throughout life. The ACS recommends anyone age 50 or older have regular screenings for colorectal cancer. Learn the facts about colorectal cancer with this quick quiz.
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