Racial Disparities and Colorectal Cancer

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Please note: In May 2021, the US Preventive Services Task Force updated its guidelines for colorectal cancer screening, lowering the recommended screening age from 50 to 45. March is colon…

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Colon cancer remains a common and deadly cancer—it is the second most common cause of cancer death in men and women in the United States. Colonoscopy remains the gold standard…

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Monday, March 1, 2021
Colon cancer remains a common and deadly cancer—it is the second most common cause of cancer death in men and women in the United States.           …

Local Doctors Preventing Cancer at Higher Rate than National Benchmarks

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Colonoscopy is more than a simple screening test for cancer. Colonoscopies prevent cancer because during the procedure, the physician can identify and remove precancerous polyps that would otherwise become cancer.…

The Oregon Clinic Physicians and Staff Dress in Blue to Raise Awareness for Colon Cancer

Monday, March 3, 2014
WHAT: March is colon cancer awareness month and “Dress in Blue Day” is sponsored by the Colon Cancer Alliance. The physicians and staff at The Oregon Clinic’s Gastroenterology groups are…

Colon Cancer: Preventable. Treatable. Beatable.

Thursday, March 20, 2014
March is colon cancer awareness month, and colon cancer is really worth thinking about. If you are nonsmoking woman, there are only 2 cancers likely to end your life prematurely.…