Blog For Tag "screening"

  • Don't Delay Your Colon Cancer Screening

    posted by Colette Rossiter on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 Colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States. It's estimated that in 2021, 149,500 new cases of colorectal cancer will be diagnosed. In usual times, people tend to delay scheduling their important colon cancer screening and during the past year of the COVID-19 pandemic, even more people delayed having a colonoscopy. Screenings can help your physician find polyps or cancer before you experience symptoms.

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  • Pandemic May Delay Events; Should Not Delay Important Health Screenings

    posted on Monday, February 22, 2021 Through the past 12 month of the COVID-19 pandemic, many events or activities have been postponed. However, important health screenings, which are essential for early detection and treatment of health concerns, should not be among those delayed activities.

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  • Worried About Lung Cancer?

    posted on Thursday, May 25, 2017 If you smoke – or have been a smoker – it's not unreasonable to wonder when you have a cough, β€œIs a cold coming on or if it's a symptom of a much more serious health concern?” Spencer Hospital offers a screening which can help you learn more about your lung health.

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