March is Colorectal Cancer awareness month. Are you 50 years or older? Time to get screened. March is also WOMENS'S HISTORY MONTH.Women's History Month is a celebration of women's contributions to history, culture and society.
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Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Colorectal cancer affects people in all racial and ethnic groups and is most often found in people age 50 and older. The good news? If everyone age 50 and older were screened regularly, 6 out of 10 deaths from colorectal cancer could be prevented. Communities, health professionals, and families can work together to encourage people to get screened.