Airing weekdays at 7:30 A.M. on

Airing weekdays at 7:30 A.M. on
Share

According to the American Cancer Society, colorectal cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men and women in the United States. The good news is that colorectal cancer has a 90% survival rate when it’s detected in the initial stages.

On today’s show, get a comprehensive guide to colorectal cancer screening options and an in-depth look at an innovative screening option that might just motivate you to get to the doctor. In a virtual colonoscopy, the doctor does a CT scan to create three images that can show polyps and other abnormalities without actually inserting a camera into your colon through your rectum. With virtual colonoscopies, there is less risk of tears, no sedation and the patient can drive home themselves right after the procedure.

 

Comments

comments

Medical

Osteoarthritis of the knee is the most common type of arthritis and can become a serious disability, often leaving patients with symptoms of pain and discomfort.

Share

Episodes

Treating Osteoarthritis Knee Pain with Zilretta by Pacira Pharmaceuticals; Innovations in testing for the detection of Lyme Disease.

Share

Blog

Four of the Best Ways to Avoid Stress

Stress can come from a lot of things. There are emotional and behavioral consequences of stress, and it can be difficult to perform your daily routines. These can range from anxiety, depression, fatigue, becoming aggressive, unmotivated, or difficulty concentrating. If this sounds like you, then you might be wondering how you can avoid stress? Well […]

Share