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6 Tips to Lower Your Chance of Developing Colon Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer and second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. While these statistics may be startling, the good news is that 75 percent of all colon cancers can be prevented with healthy lifestyle choices. Learn six ways you can lower your risk for developing colorectal cancer.

The Importance of a Physical Exam

Periodic physical exams are important and should be part of everyone's health care. A physical exam can help to determine if you are as healthy as you feel or catch health problems before they become serious. Remember these tips the next time you visit your health care provider.