Data source: https://preventcancer.org/ and https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/colorectal/statistics/index.htm; Retrieved March 4, 2019
What is Colorectal Cancer?
Why is Screening for Colorectal Cancer Important?
The good news:
CDC Screen for Life Campaign (English version):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uq2aFwNoWz8 (Jimmy Smits)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9M40tN_XBU (Terrence Howard)
CDC Screen for Life Campaign (Spanish version): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKQTz0zi-8g (Jimmy Smits)
Screening saves lives because it can help catch cancer early, when it’s easier to treat.
The Bad News:
What can you do as a patient?
Smoking can put you at risk for many diseases, including colorectal Cancer