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Mayo Clinic News Network Headline 3/27/15

In today's Mayo Clinic News Network Headline with Vivien Williams: Colon cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death for both men and women in the United States - Eric Dozois, M.D., reminds us during this Colon Cancer Awareness month that screening can and does save lives. Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. [TRT 1:03 [...]

Created by Deborah Balzer

Getting Nutrition During Cancer Treatment

Getting Nutrition During Cancer Treatment

                                                                        Colorectal cancer risk: genes, the environment and family history A Mayo Clinic expert discusses [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Four Pills Replace Liters of Laxative for Colonography at Mayo Clinic

Four Pills Replace Liters of Laxative for Colonography at Mayo Clinic

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — August 22, 2012.  One of the most unpleasant aspects of colorectal cancer screening for many patients is the amount of laxative they must drink the night before. Some become so anxious about drinking so much liquid that they avoid the entire procedure, putting them at risk of [...]

Created by Jim McVeigh