By Press Release Thursday, March 03 2011 @ 03:06 PM EST
The Gastroenterology Department at Bergen Regional Medical Center Provides Tips to Prevent, Detect and Treat One of the Most Common Cancers
Colorectal cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the United States. It is also the second leading cause of cancer related deaths in America and strikes both men and women equally. Although colon cancer can be deadly, the death rate has been going down for the past 15 years. One reason is because colorectal cancer is both preventable and often curable if it is detected early.