Get Screened

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Get Screened
Get Screened

In support of the Society’s commitment to the 80% by 2018 colorectal cancer screening initiative, we encourage everyone eligible to get screened. Review the current colon cancer screening recommendations at cancer.org and make an appointment to talk to your doctor about your history and risk factors if you fall within the recommendations to take action. ​
Did you know…
•Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S. when both sexes are combined​.
•When adults get screened for colorectal cancer, it can be detected early at a stage when treatment is most likely to be successful.
•There are several screening options available, including simple take home options.

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