What is Colon Cancer?
Who's At Risk?
You could be at a higher risk of developing colon cancer if you have:
- Family or personal history of colon polyps or colon cancer1
- Diagnosed with ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease or genetic conditions like Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colon Cancer (HNPCC) or Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP)1
- Lifestyle factors such as high-fat and low-fiber diet, alcohol use, tobacco use, lack of regular exercise, and not consuming enough fruits and vegetables
Hear from the Colorectal Cancer Alliance
1. Content and statistics provided by the Colon Cancer Alliance.
Colon Cancer Prevention
You don't know it, but you could be at risk of developing colon cancer.
Learn more about colon cancer, your potential level of risk, and how this disease may be prevented through routing screenings.Click Here to Take the What's My Risk Quiz