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The Best of Colon Cancer Awareness on Social Media: November 2014


The Be Seen, Get Screened social wall is a great place to learn the latest news on colon cancer and colon cancer screening, and join in the conversation yourself!

We feature the best posts from Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and Youtube to bring you the buzz on colon cancer.

The best part - if you tag your photos and posts with #BeSeenGetScreeened you could be featured on the social wall too! Join the conversation, join the movement, and let's get the word out about colon cancer to get everyone screened.

Here are a few of our favorite posts from this past month -- November 2014. Check out the rest of the buzz on the social wall here!

Colon Cancer Alliance Features Country Music Artist Wade Hayes

"At 42, we thought I was ‘too young’ to be considering ‪#‎coloncancer‬. Turns out I'd had cancer for years before I knew it. I want to make people aware that this disease can happen to you. You’re never too young.” Wade Hayes shares his experience with colon cancer in Colon Cancer Alliance's most recent Hero of the Month blog feature.

Forbes Article Reminds Readers About the Importance of Colonoscopy

Forbes contributor David Kroll offers a great perspective on why he got his colonoscopy--and why you should too. You can find the full article here.

Friends Reach Out to Instagram Community for Support for Colon Cancer Patients


National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Spurs Discussion on How to Eradicate Colon Cancer

The most recent event hosted by the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable brought congressional respresentatives and colon cancer advocates together to discuss campaigns and policy agendas designed to increase screening rates and reduce incidence and mortality rates of colon cancer.

 #BlankCancer Campaign Sustains Momentum, Gains Young Activists


The #BlankCancer campaign continues to attract cancer advocates, big and small. To participate, merely access the #BlankCancer website, personalize your #BlankCancer message, and post it on your social media channels.

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