Tag: colorectal cancer

Miami Cancer Institute CEO: Immunotherapy Clinical Trial...

The recent announcement of a cure for all of the rectal cancer patients in a small clinical trial at Memorial...

June 10, 2022

Polyps & Prevention: What You Need to...

When colorectal cancer is diagnosed in its early stages – meaning it hasn’t yet spread to the lymph nodes or...

March 29, 2022

Miami Cancer Institute Experts Urge Resuming Cancer...

The COVID-19 pandemic last year had a dramatic impact on cancer screenings that has “altered what we have done in...

June 24, 2021

Ask Your Primary About New Guidelines for...

People are being diagnosed with colorectal cancer at younger ages, a trend so concerning that the American Cancer Society (ACS)...

May 29, 2021

U.S. Task Force Makes It Official: Colorectal...

The leading U.S. panel of experts in medical guidance made it official today: Overall, people 45 to 75 years of...

May 18, 2021

Her Mom Died of Colon Cancer, So...

Paige Kornblue, a veteran broadcast journalist and former anchor at WPTV in West Palm Beach, knows all too well that...

March 23, 2021

Screenings for Colorectal Cancer: Here’s Why You...

Colorectal cancer, the third leading cause of U.S. cancer deaths, includes cancer of the bowel, colon and rectum. You may...

March 17, 2021

U.S. Task Force: Colorectal Cancer Screenings for...

Adults at “average risk” who do not have symptoms should be screened for colorectal cancer starting at age 45, five...

November 5, 2020

Son Steps Up to Help Dad Beat...

If you’re ever diagnosed with colorectal cancer, it helps to be like Sean Schwinghammer – focused, tenacious and ready to...

June 19, 2020

Roundup: HPV-Linked Anal Cancer Rates Rise; Mosquito-borne...

HPV-Linked Anal Cancer Cases, Deaths Climb Dramatically 2001-2015, Study Says Anal cancer diagnoses and deaths related to human papillomavirus (HPV),...

November 22, 2019

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