Tag Archives: Colon Cancer Awareness

How to Prevent Colon Cancer

By: Dr. Gary Griglione, Board-certified Gastroenterologist What is Colon Cancer? Before discussing how to prevent it, we should begin with what colon cancer is. The colon is also called the large intestine and begins at the end of the small … Continue reading

Posted in Health Care Connection | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Truth about Colonoscopies

By: Dr. Gary Griglione, Gastroenterology Each year, March is recognized as Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of cancer-related death that affects both men and … Continue reading

Posted in Health Care Connection | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Meriter Makes the Colonoscopy More Palatable to Save More Lives from Colon Cancer Among the cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. In Wisconsin, an annual … Continue reading

Posted in Meriter News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment