Colon Cancer Resources

Colorectal Cancer is cancer of the colon and rectum. It is the third most frequently diagnosed cancer in both men and women and the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States.

Click on the bullets below to learn more about risk factors, screening options and actions you can take to reduce your risk.


The Prevent Cancer Super Colon™, an inflatable, 20-foot long, 8-foot high replica of a human colon, is an interactive educational tool that is teaching people all across America that colorectal cancer is preventable, treatable and beatable!

The Dialogue for Action™ on Colorectal Cancer Screening is an annual conference designed to spark discussion and encourage action throughout the year that will lead to increased colorectal cancer screening in communities across the nation.

Want to know more about colorectal cancer? Visit the Prevent Cancer Foundation website to learn about family history, clinical trials, support programs and more.

If you are looking for free, instantly accessible colorectal cancer information, download our colorectal cancer fact sheet that includes screening guidelines, prevention tips, symptoms and treatment options.


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