Colorectal Cancer Resources

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  • Colorectal Cancer Resources

  • March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.

    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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