Colorectal cancer is the fourth-most common cancer in the United States and the second-leading cause of death from cancer.
Here are some helpful colorectal cancer resources and tools.
Colon Cancer Alliance : The Colon Cancer Alliance, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 corporation and largest patient advocacy organization dedicated to ending the suffering caused by colon cancer.1
Fight Colorectal Cancer : Fight Colorectal Cancer is the leading colon cancer advocacy group offering resources, support and activities for those touched by colon and rectal cancers.2
Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation : The principal goal of Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation is to permanently eliminate the threat of colon cancer through discovery of a cure.3
Screening Saves : The Prevent Cancer Foundation's Screening Saves is an interactive, educational forum designed to boost screening rates and increase colorectal cancer awareness.4
Prevent Cancer Super Colon : The Prevent Cancer Super Colon is an interactive educational tool traveling to communities all across America with the message that colorectal cancer is preventable, treatable and beatable!5
Colon Cancer Prevention Project : The Colon Cancer Prevention Project is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to eliminating preventable colon cancer death and suffering by increasing screening rates through education, advocacy, and health systems improvement.6
CDC - Colorectal (Colon) Cancer : CDC promotes colorectal (colon) prevention by building partnerships, encouraging screening, supporting education and training, and conducting surveillance and research.7
Colon Cancer Coalition : The Colon Cancer Coalition is a non-profit organization based in Minneapolis dedicated to raising awareness and encouraging screening for colon cancer.8
Colorectal Cancer Risk Assessment Tool : An interactive tool designed by scientists at the National Cancer Institute to estimate a person's risk of developing colorectal cancer.9
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