Fight CRC to be recognized at the Colorado State Capitol

Colorado Cancer Screening Program: Fight CRC to be recognized at the state capitol On Wednesday, March 27, the Colorado Cancer Screening Program (CCSP), led by Andrea (Andi) Dwyer, will be acknowledged by the Colorado General Assembly at the Colorado State Capitol for their accomplishments in…

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Our hearts are heavy…

Luke Perry’s life will be remembered and celebrated in a memorial service on April 13. If you’d like to make a donation in Luke’s name to Fight Colorectal Cancer, please click here.  Luke Perry was best known for his portrayal of Dylan McKay, on Beverly…

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Break down barriers to colorectal cancer screening

During March 2019 – Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month – the leading advocacy organization is rallying advocates to raise awareness so all Americans can access to life-saving colorectal cancer screenings. This March, Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC), the nation’s largest advocacy organization dedicated to colon and…

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Comments to USPSTF On Screening

In early January 2019, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released their Draft Research Plan for Colorectal Cancer: Screening, March 2021. The goal of the proposed research is to help guide the USPSTF’s review of screening research and approaches in preparation to update screening…

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CRC on The Real Housewives

Real Housewives of Atlanta’s Gregg Leakes Decides Against Chemotherapy after Surgery for Colorectal Cancer Are you a Real Housewives fan? If so, you probably know that the show has recently brought colorectal cancer to the spotlight … again. If not, we’ll catch you up quickly….

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Fight CRC Partners with No-Shave November for Fourth Straight Year

Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) has once again been selected by No-Shave November as one of the three recipients for all funds raised during the 2018 campaign. No-Shave November is a nonprofit organization encouraging men and women to “let it grow” during the month of…

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Cancer, Pneumonia and Flu, and You

With fall just around the corner, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) expects flu season to begin ramping up within the next few months. According to the CDC, the flu season often times begins increasing around October with peak flu season occurring notoriously between December…

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Fight CRC Joins Groups to Call on Lowering the Screening Age

Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) has joined 21 public health and patient advocacy groups in submitting a letter to the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) requesting it reconsider its 2016 colorectal cancer screening recommendation before its currently scheduled review in 2021. The request follows a…

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PGA TOUR Professional Tom Lehman Joins Forces with Fight CRC to Raise Awareness

PGA TOUR Professional and colon cancer survivor Tom Lehman is excited to serve as a brand ambassador for Fight CRC. Lehman will participate in year-long public service announcement campaign. Lehman, is teaming up with Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) to help raise awareness of the nation’s second-deadliest…

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New: Gather Voices App for August Recess Challenge

UPDATE: August Recess Challenge Talking Points now available! It’s here, the August Recess Challenge! Are you ready? Here’s what you can expect if you’re new to the Challenge and some tips that will make your experience the best it can be. Each year, Fight CRC…

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