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A Healthier You

Understanding Your Personal Health History As researchers learn that more health conditions have genetic links, knowing your personal and family health history becomes more important than ever. Upcoming holiday gatherings with family members can be a good time to sit down and
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Doctors recommend a colonoscopy every 10 years beginning at age 50. It should be done earlier and more frequently if you had a parent, sibling or child with colorectal cancer. (Image: Thinkstock)

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

Are You a Higher Risk for Colorectal Cancer? Most people know doctors recommend a colonoscopy at age 50 to screen for colorectal cancers. What they might not realize is that earlier screening may be necessary if they have a family history of colorectal cancer or other disease
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“Fabulous” Fashions

Fashion Show Benefits Colon Cancer Group The Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation hosted its 4th Annual Erica Paul Fabulous Event on June 21 at the Clarendon Ballroom in Arlington in honor of a 29-year-old woman who passed away from colon cancer. The evening was filled with a whole
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