Colon cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed forms of cancer, and the risk of developing it can be greatly increased by certain lifestyle factors, including alcohol use, smoking, family history, and lack of physical activity. It’s essential to recognize the signs and symptoms of colon cancer and to take steps to reduce your risk.
At Mountain Laurel Surgery Center in Honesdale, PA, we want to help you understand the risks associated with colon cancer and how to reduce them. If any of the following conditions describe your lifestyle, you may have an increased risk of developing this disease. Schedule your screening appointment with us today!