Colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer for men and women in Canada. Most cases occur in people over the age of 50 but it’s possible to develop colorectal cancer at an earlier age.
The introductory information in this brochure will help you understand more about this disease, what you can do to reduce your risk of developing it, and why even healthy adults should have regular screening tests once they turn 50.
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(All of the above from the Canadian Cancer Society)