Colorectal cancer absolutely can be prevented because there is a precursor to the cancer itself that we call a polyp. And this is a benign growth in the colon or rectum that can be removed by a colonoscopy before it turns into cancer. So yes, colorectal cancer can be prevented.
In the United States alone, about half of all adults have at least one chronic condition. Treatment for these conditions accounts for as much as 90% of national healthcare costs. Meet Josh, who has just been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, a type of inflammatory bowel disease that affects some 3 million Americans. Like many chronic […]