Article - 4 Minute Read
March 4, 2019
Learn about warning signs for colorectal cancer, as well as treatment and preventive measures.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: colon cancer, colorectal cancer
Article - 2 Minute Read
November 15, 2015
The WHO has found enough evidence linking processed meat to cancer. It now joins carcinogens like tobacco and alcohol with a Group 1 classification.
Categorized as: Cancer Care
Tagged with: bacon, cancer, carcinogen, colorectal cancer, ham, hot dogs, processed food, processed meats, sausage, who
March 26, 2015
There are many steps you can take to lower your risk of developing colorectal cancer. Learn more about colorectal cancer risk factors and screening tests.
Medically Reviewed by Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center
Tagged with: alcohol consumption, cancer screening, colorectal cancer, Crohn's disease, smoking risks, ulcerative colitis
Article - 3 Minute Read
December 28, 2014
Looking for a resolution for 2015? A popular one is to adopt a healthier lifestyle. Here are five resolutions that can help prevent cancer.
Tagged with: annual exam, breast cancer, cancer prevention, cervical cancer, colorectal cancer, diet, exercise, fitness, lung cancer, mammogram, New Year's Day, pap smear, quit smoking
May 17, 2014
Grilling makes everything better. Fire up the grill and enjoy a healthy and tasty summer season with these recipes and tips.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC
Categorized as: Nutrition, Safety
Tagged with: carcinogen heterocyclic amines, colorectal cancer, garlic, HCA, healthy grilling, Kansas State University, microwave, National Cancer Institute, olive oil, pancreatic cancer, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, UPMC BodyChangers, Vicki March MD
Article - 1 Minute Read
March 17, 2014
Colorectal cancer forms in the tissues of the colon or rectum. Learn more about colorectal cancer, its risk factors, and available screening tests.
Tagged with: cancer, cancer screening, colon, colonoscopy, colorectal cancer, infographic, rectum