The Exam That Can Stop Cancer

This infographic published by The Cleveland Clinic outlines some of the top myths about colonoscopy screenings that often keep people from scheduling this lifesaving test.

Although people are talking more about colon cancer than in years past, there are still too many people not getting the simple screening test that could save thousands of lives each year.   Because colon cancer is highly treatable when caught early the importance of screening and early detection is extremely important.

See the top myths below, then read more about who should get a colonoscopy and the Colon and Rectal Specialists approach to making patients more comfortable throughout the procedure.

 

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