My dear friend, Emily, starts chemo for her stage IV colon cancer today. IT DIDN''T HAVE TO HAPPEN! If she had only been screened, her life wouldn't be forever changed right now. Why not use the holidays to promote colon cancer health with your loved ones? My guest is Dr. Frank Berger, Director of theRead more
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THREE POWERFUL PERSPECTIVES on cancer! TREATMENT SOS, TODAY at 2:00 p.m. EST on www.W4CS.com and www.W4WN.com.
If your life has been touched by cancer, you won't want to miss this show! The chief of Lehigh Valley Hospital's Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Dr. Rick Boulay had his first encounter with cancer as a teen when his grandmother was diagnosed with colon cancer. Dr. Boulay saw the toll cancer took on his family.Read more
DIAGNOSIS S.O.S., Tues., Oct. 9th, 2:00 p.m. EST on www.W4WN.com and www.W4CS.com:
For those who go through regular screening, colon cancer is rare to non-existent. Colonoscopy or colonography can detect pre-cancerous polyps BEFORE they become cancer. Recommendations are for anyone 50+ to get screened, but what if the victim is younger?Colorectal cancer rates are rising in people younger than 50, American Cancer Society researchers report. That finding conflictsRead more
Andrew Spiegel, co-founder and CEO Colon Cancer Alliance, CANCER S.O.S., Mon., July 16th, 2:00 p.m. EST on www.W4WN.com and www.W4CS.com
My guest is Andrew Spiegel, co-founder and CEO Colon Cancer Alliance. He focuses on colorectal cancer through increasing awareness, promoting screening, educating the public, patients and healthcare providers about the disease, increasing advocacy and supporting research. Unfortunately, most colorectal cancers are "silent" tumors. They grow slowly and often do not produce symptoms until they reachRead more