Category Cancer


Know Your Risk for Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness 10 45 35 Pm

Pancreatic cancer affects more than 55,000 men and women in the United State each year. Yet, this particular kind of cancer is extremely difficult to detect early. In most cases, pancreatic cancer is only diagnosed after the cancer has spread to other organs. The American Cancer Society predicted...

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The Irreplaceable Colonoscopy

Irreplaceable Colonoscopy

If you have watched television lately, you undoubtedly have seen commercials touting at-home screening tests for colon cancer being offered as alternatives to colonoscopies. But is it an equal swap? At Associates in Digestive Health, we feel it is important to educate our patients on the...

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Late Might Be Too Late

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness

The pancreas is one of those little organs that goes about its business, and you pay it no mind … that is, until there’s a problem. Like so many things, we tend to wait until something goes really wrong before we address an issue. Unfortunately with pancreatic cancer, late might be too late....

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