Wednesday, March 18, 2015

The Day That Changed My LIfe - Colon Cancer the Screening Process

The symptoms in women and men may be so subtle or nonexistent that colon cancer can go undetected until it's too late. The recommendation is to have a colonoscopy by the age of 50. However, if you have a family history of colon cancer, then speak with your doctor so that she/he may determine whether or not you should have the procedure done. The screening options are there.

While each journey is unique, we all share a common theme - cancer changes our lives forever.

And now for our feature of journeys brought to you by the National Cancer Institute