Colon Cancer Screening

We're Still Having The Wrong Conversation About Colon Cancer

Amy Elmaleh | Posted 03.08.2016 | Canada Living
Amy Elmaleh

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer and the second most common cause of death from cancer in Canada. It is a highly treatable cancer if it is detected early. Yet, half the people diagnosed will find out too late and most people don't even bother to get tested.

'Google Street View' For Your Colon

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Researchers have taken a page out of Google's book to develop an advanced scope that may enable doctors to look deeper into the colon and wi...

Colon Cancer + Comedy Video = B.C. Gov't Oops

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C. government unveiled a new early screening program Monday to prevent colon cancer deaths, but raised some eyebrows when its official Twitter a...

Aspirin May Help Treat Colon Cancer

CP | Marilynn Marchione, The Associated Press | Posted 12.24.2012 | Canada Living

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Aspirin, one of the world's oldest and cheapest drugs, has shown remarkable promise in treating colon cancer in people with mutations...

New Funding For Colon Cancer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Impact

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador has announced $3-million to launch a colon cancer screening program.The Health Department says the progra...