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Wellness for the Family: Colorectal Health

March is colorectal cancer awareness month. In the United States, colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men and in women, and the second most common cause of cancer deaths when numbers for men and women are combined.

Lifestyle and early screenings can help prevent colon cancer deaths.

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 for more about Blue Cross Blue Shield registered dietitian, Shanthi Appelo.