“Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention” – The Queen’s Medical Center – Ask a Specialist


Did you know that colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S.?  

Which foods can increase or decrease your risk of getting colon cancer?

What are the signs and how do you test for it?

 Find out with Nancy Mitchell, APRN-BC, AGACNP, nurse practitioner at Queen’s Gastroenterology Services, in this segment of Ask a Specialist on Wake Up 2day. 

To learn more about colon cancer, colonoscopies, polyps and prevention, don’t miss Queen’s free Speaking of Health lecture called, “How to Catch a Cancer: Colon Screening and Prevention,” with gastroenterologist Dr. Traci Murakami. That’s on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, from 6 – 7 pm at The Queen’s Medical Center – Punchbowl.

To register, call 691-7117 or visit https://queensspeakingofhealth-colorectalcancer2019.eventbrite.com.

And for a checklist of cancer screenings based on your age, visit https://www.queens.org/cancer-center/services/prevention/prevention-cancer-center-qmc.

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