Cancer Prevention

The link between leading a healthy lifestyle and cancer prevention is becoming clear. What can you do to lower your cancer risk? These resources are a great place to start.

General Information

The Prevent Cancer Foundation’s website is full of information on the many aspects of cancer prevention.

Healthy Lifestyles

The American Institute for Cancer Research provides a list of Foods that Fight Cancer.

Colorectal Cancer – Preventable, Treatable, Beatable. March is Colorectal Awareness Month! Learn more about this type of cancer, prevention and screening. Here are some helpful websites:

Colon Cancer Alliance

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Colorectal Cancer

American Cancer Society – Colorectal Cancer

Here are some videos to help you learn about colonoscopies:

Preparing for a colonoscopy

Colon cancer screening

Colonoscopy and polyp removal

Resources in Spanish/En Espanol: Cancer de Colon

Prepara para o exame

Colonoscopia para el diagnostico