Cleveland Cavaliers Score Against Colon Cancer

Monday night, March 8, is Colon Cancer Awareness Night when the Cavaliers take on the San Antonio Spurs. Fans who attend the game will get a blue t-shirt promoting the March collaboration between the Cavs and the Cleveland Clinic — Score Against Colon Cancer. Nurses from the Cleveland Clinic will be at the arena with questionnaires…  Read More

Catch a Killer with CSI:NY's Hill Harper

Catch a Killer: Get Screened for Colon Cancer reminds African Americans to be screened for colorectal cancer. CSI:NY actor Hill Harper urges screening for colorectal cancer in a new PSA from the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). Guidelines suggest that those at average risk begin screening at age 50, however, some studies have shown that…  Read More

Hockey Spitfires Raise CRC Awareness

The Windsor Spitfires are getting involved in promoting colorectal cancer screening this month. Teaming up with the Erie St. Clair Regional Cancer Program in Ontario, pharmacists will be at Spitfire games on March 4, 7, and 11 to provide information and free take-home colorectal cancer screening kits. Jumbotron messages from Spits General Manager Warren Rychel will…  Read More

Patient Power Radio Features Colon Cancer This Week

All this week,  colorectal cancer is the theme for PatientPowerRadio.Org. Patient Power Radio will be streaming replays of popular Patient Power radio programs focused on colorectal cancer round the clock from March Listen Andrew Schorr interview colorectal cancer experts and survivors from March 1st through March 5th in celebration of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.

WNC Colorectal Cancer Evidence Academy:From Prevention to Treatment

Spend a day learning about colorectal cancer prevention and treatment with a focus on its burden in western North Carolina. The Western North Carolina Evidence Academy plans a full day conference on Friday, March 12, 2010 at the Lake Junaluska Conference Center to explore issues of screening and advances in colorectal cancer treatment. There is no…  Read More

Dress in Blue on March 5 for Colorectal Cancer Awareness

We’re wearing Blue . . .and you can too! Dress in Blue Day is March 5, sponsored by the Colon Cancer Alliance. In celebration of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, advocates are encouraged to raise awareness of colon and rectal cancers by wearing blue and telling their friends and co-workers why screening for colorectal cancer is vitally…  Read More