Colon Cancer Topics


How to Survive Colonoscopy Prep Day in 10 Steps

Let’s face it: Preparing to have a colonoscopy is no fun. But these tips can make it a little more bearable.

By Mandy Morgan

Step-by-Step Guide to Getting a Colonoscopy

From pre-colonsocopy preperations to what happens during the procedure, this slideshow walks you through the important colorectal cancer screening process.

By Kathleen Hall, MBA

A Guide to Colorectal Cancer Screening Tools

You’ve probably heard of a colonoscopy, but did you know there are other ways to screen for colon cancer? Learn more your options.

By Kathleen Hall, MBA

New Ways to Screen for Colon Cancer

If you've been putting off your recommended colonoscopy, here are several alternative colon cancer screening options to consider, including non-invasive tests.

By HealthAfter50

When to Have Your Next Colonoscopy?

Regular screenings are the best way to protect yourself from colon cancer. Here's why you should stick to the schedule recommended for your level of risk.

By HealthAfter50

FIT Screening Instead of Colonoscopy?

If you've been avoiding your recommended colonoscopy, this annual take-home test offers a non-invasive way to screen for colorectal cancer.

By Heather LaBruna

Colonoscopy Diet: What You Can Eat

Wondering what you can eat the day before your colonoscopy? You have more choices than you think.

By HealthAfter50