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Flush Away Your Cancer Risk

When it comes to screening tests, colonoscopies probably win as “least favorite”, but screening is essential in the prevention and treatment of this disease. Colorectal cancer is the second leading...

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How to Prepare for a Colonoscopy

Every year, nearly 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer, and more than 50,000 people die from it. Colorectal cancer is one of the most preventable, treatable and beatable forms of cancer,...

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Physician Battles Cancer With Help From His Colleagues

After 35 years as a practicing internist, Ochsner’s Dr. Barry Goldman was diagnosed with rectal cancer in February 2015. Like so many of the patients he had treated during his career,...

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