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Knocking Out The Side Effects Of Colorectal Cancer Treatment

By Laura D. Porter, MD Colon Cancer Alliance Patient Advocate Medical Consultant In January 2003, I was 42 and completing my first year of my pediatric residency. My life was extremely busy; I was working […]

03/06/2012

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Colon Cancer Screening Saves Lives, But Many People Still Don’t Get Screened

One in three people 50 years or older has not been screened for colon cancer, yet screening could help save their lives.

03/05/2012

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Never Tested for Colon Cancer? What’s Your Excuse?

These are some of the words that come to mind for lots of folks when they think about getting tested for colorectal cancer.

03/05/2012

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Colorectal Cancer Surgery-Follow Up Evaluation

Why should there be a postoperative follow-up program?

03/05/2012

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Five Myths About Colorectal Cancer

In many cases, colorectal cancer can be prevented.

03/05/2012

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Time To Talk About Colon Cancer

When is the last time you talked about colon cancer?

03/05/2012

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Laparoscopic Surgery – What Is It?

What is laparoscopic surgery?

03/05/2012

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Common Dieting Tips That Don’t Work

Diets with low or no fat require greater amounts of food to become full.

CBS Houston–01/12/2012

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Hypnosis Is Like Having The Best Sex, Bottle of Wine & Massage

New Years is a time to make resolutions. I think no matter what the resolution, there’s always a part of us–no matter how tiny–that is anxious, nervous, scared or doubtful about accomplishing our resolutions.

12/30/2011