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Aspirin May Protect Against Colorectal Cancer -- But Only in Certain People by HealthFinder Posted Fri 11 Mar 2011 12:00pm healthnewslink Aspirin's protection confined largely to those with elevated blood levels of a particular marker for inflammation, study finds. ... Read on »
CDC Pushes People to Get Tested for Colorectal Cancer by Lena Butler Posted Wed 06 Nov 2013 9:34am The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is urging people to get tested for colorectal cancer. This month, the CDC released statistics about colorectal cancer and the lack of testing happening in the country: About 90% of people live 5 or more years when their colorectal cancer is found early through testing. About 1 in 3 [...] Read on »
Colorectal cancer Los Angeles: Symptoms of local and systemic Colon Cancer by drtabib Posted Mon 14 Jun 2010 8:03pm Colon cancer symptoms generally come in either of these forms local or systemic. Local colon cancer symptoms mostly affect a persons bathroom habits and the colon itself. The most common symptoms of colon cancer include:   Constipation or changes in the bowel movements either more or less frequent. Diarrhea Constipation and dia ... Read on »
Risks Of Colon Cancer In Women And Men by Healthy Living .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 01 Apr 2009 12:56pm Cancer occurs when something goes wrong with this system, causing uncontrolled cell division and growth. Colon cancer is cancer of the large intestine (colon), the lower part of your digestive system. Most cases of colon cancer begin as small, noncancerous (benign) clumps of cells called adenomatous polyps. Rectal cancer is cancer of the last 6 ... Read on »
Colorectal cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:38pm What is colorectal cancer? In this type of cancer malignant or cancer cells are found in the colon or rectum. What are the symptoms of colorectal cancer? The following are the most common symptoms of colorectal cancer. People who have any of the following symptoms should check with their doctor, especially if they are over 40 years old ... Read on »
What Is Colon Cancer And Colon Cancer Treatment by Healthy Living .. Patient Expert Posted Mon 30 Mar 2009 3:20pm 1 Comment One 6-letter word that places fear into the hearts and minds of many people in this day and age is the word ‘ Cancer ’. I would venture to say that this fear is most likely the result of a lack of knowledge of the disease. If you fall into that category, then hopefully the information that you receive here will put you at ease, as well as inspire ... Read on »
What Causes Colon Cancer? by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:38pm There are several causes for colorectal cancer as well as factors that place certain individuals at increased risk for the disease. There are known genetic and environmental factors. People at risk for colorectal cancer: The biggest risk factor is age. Colon cancer is rare in those under 40 years. The rate of colorectal canc ... Read on »
Black Raspberries Slow Colon Cancer Growth And Reduce Inflammation In Colorectal Cancer Patients by Len S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 26 Apr 2013 3:00pm BerriProducts LLC shares new research in human colorectal cancer patients that bolsters the growing body of evidence supporting the cancer-preventive effects of black raspberries and suggests that eating black raspberries beneficially alters fat metabolism to reduce cancer risk. A cancer prevention research team led by Li-Shu Wang, PhD, o ... Read on »
Rosetta Genomics Unveils Colon Cancer Screening Diagnostic using MicroRNA Biomarkers by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sun 18 Jan 2009 2:12am A couple weeks ago I had the opportunity to interview Ronen Tamir, Chief Commercialization Officer, at Rosetta regarding their recently released tests for tumors found in lung cancer to identify cancer of the unknown primary.  Just as with the lung cancer tests, the company is using microRNA biomarkers, obtained from a simple blood draw that w ... Read on »