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Colon Cancer

8 Options for Colon Cancer Screening

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colonoscopy
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Colonoscopy


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How It Works


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When to Start Screening


stomach pain
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A Quick PSA


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Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT)


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FIT DNA Test (Cologuard)


CT colonography
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CT Colonography


flexible sigmoidoscopy
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Flexible Sigmoidoscopy


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Fecal Occult Blood Test


blood test
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Other Options


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Making the Choice


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Sarah Ellis is a wellness and culture writer who covers everything from contraceptive access to chronic health conditions to fitness trends. She is originally from Nashville, Tennessee and currently resides in NYC. She has written for Elite Daily, Greatist, mindbodygreen and others. When she’s not writing, Sarah loves distance running, vegan food, and getting the most out of her library card.