Posted Monday, March 2, 2015
In 2015 it is estimated that about 136,830 people are predicted to be diagnosed with colorectal cancer in the US, and about 50,310 people are predicted to die of the disease. Colon cancer ranks as third most deadly cancer in the US. However, colon cancer is considered to be one of the most preventable and treatable cancers if caught early. In fact, the combination of regular screenings and lifestyle changes can decrease your risk.