Get a Colon Test! - Colorectal Cancer Screening
This one-page handout educates older adults about tests for colon cancer. It uses a brief conversation between a couple who has just turned 50 to convey basic information about the importance of colon cancer screening. It lists symptoms for which a doctor should be seen, and outlines colon cancer tests, the colonoscopy, and polyp removal. The document includes the American Cancer Society toll-free phone number for more information.
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