In the United States, colon cancer is the third most common cause of cancer death. Yet if people get regularly screened, colon cancer is one of the most preventable cancers. As the infographic shows below, early-stage colon cancer is very treatable. And now colonoscopies aren't the only option: USPSTF recently released new guidelines and said to choose a screening method that works for an individual's lifestyle.
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