In Honor Of His Mom, Howard Shares His Personal Story and Urges People To Get Screened For Colon Cancer WASHINGTON, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oscar-nominated and award-winning actor Terrence Howard joins the Colon Cancer Alliance for a new public service campaign to raise awareness and encourage people to get screened for colon cancer - the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in America, but largely preventable with appropriate screening.
What does CC stand for?
CC stands for Colon Cancer
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- Cogswell Cogs
- Coherent Combining
- Coin Collect
- Cold Cathode (UV emitting tubes)
- Cold Chemical
- Collect Call
- College Center
- College Council
- Collins Consulting
- Colon Classification
- Color Code (Sprint)
- Color Compensating
- Colorado College (Colorado Springs, CO)
- Colorado Crush (AFL team)
- Columbia College (part of Columbia University, New York)
- Columbia County (various locations)
- Columbus Circle (New York City)
- Columbus Crew (Columbus, Ohio major league soccer team)
- Combat Center
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Smokers may increase their chances of contracting colon cancer by eating fruit and vegetables, according to a new Europe-wide scientific study said Wednesday.
Living With Colon Cancer Eliza Wood Livingston, CNM, PMHNP Prometheus Books 59 John Glenn Drive, Amherst, NY 14228-9827 www.
Most colon cancer (75%) occurs in individuals without specific risk factors for the disease, suggesting that lifestyle is the overwhelming culprit.
Denis Burkitt, a British missionary surgeon who studied the differences in diseases between poor Africans and affluent Westerners, postulated that the Africans' high-fiber diet protected them against colon cancer.
Colon Cancer ranks as the 2(nd) most common cause of cancer death Efforts could save more than 2,000 Washington lives MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, Wash.
WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A non-profit, Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation, is being launched today with a bold mission to raise money for colon cancer research, patient treatment and care and awareness.
Colon cancer is the second most deadly cancer in North America after lung cancer, the study, which appears on the website of the Annals of Internal Medicine, said.