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Did You Schedule Your Colonoscopy?

Colon cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths, with approximately 140,000 new cases diagnosed in this country every year. Approximately 51,000 people die from the disease annually. Colonoscopy could have played a life-saving role in thousands of these deaths.

A colonoscopy can detect and treat colon cancer early. And the prep isn’t as bad as you might think. Take a lighthearted look at the test that could save your life. Then make the call: Schedule your colonoscopy today.

About LG Health Hub

The LG Health Hub features breaking medical news and straightforward advice to help individuals of all ages make healthy choices and reach their wellness goals. The blog puts articles by trusted Lancaster General Health clinical experts, good 'n healthy recipes, videos, patient stories, and health risk assessments at your fingertips.

 

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