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Colonoscopy
SAN DIEGO (April 5, 2011) Hospitalman Urian D. Thompson, left, Lt. Cmdr. Eric A. Lavery and Registered Nurse Steven Cherry review the monitor while Lavery uses a colonoscope on a patient during a colonoscopy at Naval Medical Center San Diego. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Chad A. Bascom/Released)

Every Adult Over 50 Should Get A Colonoscopy

It’s time to talk honestly about a procedure that could save your life.

March 21, 2015

An Alternative To The Colonoscopy — Though It Has Its Own ‘Ick’ Factor

By Jeremy Olson, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) MINNEAPOLIS — A new test that requires people to send stool samples in the mail for laboratory analysis is proving nearly as reliable as a colonoscopy in identifying potentially fatal colon cancers. The DNA screening test, invented at the Mayo Clinic, could become an alternative to the colonoscopy — […]

March 24, 2014