Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer includes cancers in the colon or the rectum, which are part of the digestive tract. Read up on the prevention, early symptoms and signs, and causes of colorectal cancer.

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Colorectal Cancer: 4 Signs You May Need Early Screening

Screening for colorectal cancer, which includes both colon or rectal cancer, is recommended at ages 45 to 50. However, you may need to start even earlier if you have these risk factors.