colon cancer

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Understanding Lynch Syndrome

Public interest in high risk hereditary cancer conditions is on the rise. We’ve seen firsthand how increased awareness of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer has led to more individuals being identified with BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations. Given that March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, it might be time for another hereditary cancer syndrome to take some time in the spotlight. Enter center stage: Lynch syndrome.

Your New Health Resolution: Cancer Screening for Every Age

This year, be sure to make an appointment with your physician, and make sure you discuss the following recommended cancer screenings. It could save your life!