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Moderate delays safe in treating colon cancer

Dec 08, 2017

Despite longer treatment wait times from diagnosis to surgery for patients with colon cancer – some even exceeding the 28-day recommendation by an additional two months – there seems to be no adverse impact on survival rates, according to a Western-led study.

Along with the anxiety caused by a diagnosis of colon cancer, a popular perception exists that removing the tumour as quickly as possible will improve the odds of curing the cancer.

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Decembeard 2017

#Decembeard is back! So, you want to grow a beard? Or maybe you already have one and want to use your bristles to make a difference in the fight against colorectal cancer?

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