Reduce Your Chances
Of Getting Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
Colorectal (colon) cancer is the third most common cancer in the U.S., yet seventy-five percent of all cases could be avoided if the people learned to take better care of themselves. Reduce the risk of colorectal (colon) cancer by getting a screening exam from your health professional and practicing the following:
- Get your yearly doc-check.
- Check out any unusual signs and symptoms.
- Eat healthy.
- Lose weight.
- Don’t smoke. Recent studies have shown that smokers are more likely to die from colorectal cancer than nonsmokers.
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Resources: Cancer.net and A Healthier Michigan
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