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Fight Colorectal Cancer Blog

  • Medical Marijuana and Cancer

    Feb 14, 2019

    Cannabis: The stigma, the current state, and the importance of your health care team The use of cannabis continues to make headlines in the news – there’s no denying that it’s a controversial topic. Just this past week, research from[…]

  • Latest in CRC Research from GIASCO 2019

    Feb 11, 2019

    GIASCO 2019 Every year, over 3,500 medical oncologists, researchers, physicians, and research advocates gather in San Francisco, California for the Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium (GIASCO) to discuss the latest research in GI cancers, including those of the colon and rectum. This[…]

  • 23andMe and CRC Risk

    Feb 8, 2019

    A few months ago my husband surprised me with a gift. It was a 23andMe DNA test. You’ve heard of Ancestry.com. Same idea, but along with exploring your family ancestry, 23andMe also allows you to explore your health and genetics.[…]

  • Comments to USPSTF On Screening

    Feb 5, 2019

    In early January 2019, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released their Draft Research Plan for Colorectal Cancer: Screening, March 2021. The goal of the proposed research is to help guide the USPSTF’s review of screening research and approaches[…]