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Surgery followed by chemotherapy can improve outcomes for patients with colon cancer and operable liver metastases
Colonoscopy explained, understand the risks and benefits and answers to frequently asked questions about colonoscopy.
Combination of Stivarga with a checkpoint inhibitor could help overcome immunotherapy resistance and improve outcomes.
Stay Current With Colon Cancer Treatment Advances & Connect with Others
Genomic testing dictates how precision cancer medicines, chemotherapy & surgery are used to treat advanced colon cancer
Understand the Signs & Symptoms of Colon Cancer: Who's at risk? and the best tests for early detection
Surgery, chemotherapy, biomarker testing and precision cancer medicines all part of stage III colon cancer treatment.
Tumor Mutational Burden Appears-A Useful Adjunct to MSI in Determining Optimal Colon Cancer Treatment?
Updates on screening, treatment advances and prevention of Colon and Rectal Cancer.
Oncotype DX identifies colon cancers with high risk of recurrence and helps determine necessity of adjuvant chemotherapy
The role of Vectibix, KRAS testing and management of associated side effects in advanced colorectal cancer.
Ten things every patient with colon cancer should consider in order to get the best possible treatment
Opdivo + Yervoy Immunotherapy prolongs survival in dMMR or MSI-H colon cancer-patients may avoid chemotherapy.
Physical activity and healthy lifestyle reduce the risk of developing colorectal cancer.
Virtual Colonoscopy Accurately Detects Large Polyps in Colon
CEA blood test can help determine risk and benefit of adjuvant therapy for some patients with early stage colon cancer.
Colon cancer affects both men and women, follow the recommended screening guidelines for early detection!
Learn from Katie Couric and those who beat colon cancer as they share their experiences.
Diets Low in Fruits, Vegetables and Fiber May Increase Colon Cancer Risk
The NCCN updates its guidelines for stage III colon cancer reducing the amount of chemotherapy for some patients
Aspirin reduces the risk of developing adenomas & colorectal cancer, and prevents colorectal cancer recurrence.
The main hereditary colon cancers are Lynch syndrome and hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: understand the risks
Understand the cause, signs and symptoms of peripheral neuropathy-a side effect of treatment for colon cancer
Second Surgery to Remove Cancer Spread to Liver May Improve Colorectal Cancer Survival.
NEJM and other studies demonstrate that minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery is safe, effective and standard of care.
Submit your questions about the treatment of ovarian, colorectal and small intestine cancers to Dr John Hays M.D.
Dr. Rubin of Univ of Chicago discusses improving IBD treatment and the increased risk of cancer in IBD patients.
Understand the types of surgery and ostomies used in the treatment of colon cancer.
Radiation therapy is not a common way to treat colon cancer, though it may be used in certain circumstances.
Adjuvant Chemotherapy Decreases Recurrences in Stage II Colorectal Cancer
Dan Clementi, Stage II colon cancer patient discusses how Oncotype DX, specific to each patient, gave him peace of mind
Does processed meat cause colorectal cancer?
Ask the Experts Series: A Family Affair: When Cancer Runs in the Family
Eloxatin® approved by FDA for treatment of stage III colon cancer because it improves survival
Dr. Jonathan Buscaglia publishes study: polypectomy as effective as partial colon resection for colon polyp treatment.
Higher quality of life is observed among cancer survivors who met the lifestyle recommendations.
Colon Cancer Outcomes Differ Between Men and Women
Yoga instructor Sarah Bergman demonstrates poses designed for colon cancer patients.
Higher Vitamin D Levels Linked with Reduced Risk of Colon Cancer.
Dr. Johanna Bendell of the Sarah Cannon Research Institute provides an in-depth look at colon cancer.
Frequently asked questions about surgery and colon cancer.
Exercise & Diet Rich in Fish May Help Prevent Colon Cancer’s Return
Doctors from Dana Farber report that Vitamin slows colon cancer progression.
Journal of NCI study reports that aspirin and cox 2 inhibitor drugs help lower risk of colon cancer recurrence.
Checkpoint inhibitor precision cancer medicines approved for treatment of colon cancer.
PET Scan More Effective than CT Scan in Detecting Colon Cancer Spread
Oral Xeloda gives earlier stage colon cancer patients a new treatment option.
Elderly individuals with early stage colon cancer that fail to complete treatment have worse outcomes
Colorectal cancer is one of several cancers with known genetic risk factors.
Virtual Colonoscopy Detects Large Polyps Found with Visual Colonoscopy
Surgery cures some patients with colon cancer that has spread to the liver
Duration of Treatment Affects Survival in Elderly with Colon Cancer
Scientists continue to develop blood tests for colon cancer screening.
Surgeon and Hospital Characteristics Influence Colon Surgery Outcomes
Improving the Identification of Lynch Syndrome
Oral Xeloda Effective Treatment of Colon Cancer
Evidence that Elderly Patients with Colon Cancer Benefit from Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Number of Lymph Nodes Removed May Not Affect Outcomes in Colon Cancer
Addition of Regional Chemotherapy Does Not Improve Outcomes in Colon Cancer
Removal of More Lymph Nodes Improves Survival in Colon Cancer
Xeloda® an Effective Treatment Option for Stage III Colon Cancer
Surgery to Remove Cancer Spread to Liver May Improve Survival
Research suggests that minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery for treatment of early stage colon cancer is promising
Testosterone May Contribute to Colon Cancer Tumor Growth
Body Size Linked with Risk of Colon Cancer
Ohio State-James Cancer Inst study suggests complete genetic testing for all early-onset colorectal patients.
Virtual Colonoscopy Suggested as Initial Screening for Colorectal Cancer
Oxaliplatin and 5-FU/LV: The New Standard for Treatment of Advanced Colorectal Cancer
Less invasive surgery for colon cancer with laparoscopic colectomy improves outcomes.
Colorectal Cancer Screening for Individuals with HIV.
Laparoscopic Surgery is a Safe and Effective Alternative for Colon Cancer
Laparoscopic Colectomy May Improve Outcomes in Colon Cancer
Antidepressants May Reduce Colorectal Cancer Risk
CoFactor™ Plus 5-FU Provides Large Response in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.
Kepivance Effective in Managing Mucositis in Patients Undergoing Multiple Cycles of Chemotherapy
New Drug PTK/ZK May Boost the Benefit of Chemotherapy in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
FDA Approves Implantable Pump for Colorectal Cancer that has Spread to the Liver
A High-Fiber Diet Does Not Reduce Risk for Colorectal Cancer
A-Type Lamins Associated with Aggressive Colorectal Cancer
Eniluracil May Allow Oral Administration of Chemotherapy for Some Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Aspirin and/or Resistant Starch Have No Effect on Colorectal Cancer Incidence Among People with Lynch Syndrome
Empowering Advocates and Pushing for a Cure
Capecitabine Plus Irinotecan Appears Promising as Initial Therapy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
C-Peptide Associated with Increased Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Men
Among people with Lynch Syndrome, daily aspirin use may cut the risk of colorectal cancer in half.
High Dietary Folate and Low Alcohol Consumption Linked to Lower Colorectal Cancer
Advances in Treatment Decision Making for Patients with Early-Stage Colon Cancer- Live Web Chat with Howard Hochster, MD
Most Survivors of Lung and Colorectal Cancer Keep Their Jobs
Web Chat with Dr. Mark Kozloff on Early-Stage Colon Cancer: Making Informed Decisions on Monday, December 10, 2012
Adequate Removal of Lymph Nodes Necessary for Accurate Staging and Optimal Survival in Colorectal Cancer
Addition of Chemotherapy Improves Cancer-free Survival in Colorectal Cancer Patients with Spread to the Liver.
A High-Fiber Diet May Not Reduce Risk for Developing Pre-Cancerous Colorectal Polyps.
Addition of Erbitux® to FOLFOX4 Appears Promising as First–Line Therapy of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Aspirin May Reduce Risk of Colorectal Cancer
Diabetes Linked with Increased Risk of Colorectal Cancer
Addition of Erbitux® to Chemotherapy Promising as Initial Treatment for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Addition of Erbitux® to FOLFIRI Improves Progression-free Survival in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.
Delay in Chemotherapy Increases Risk of Death in Colorectal Cancer.
Oral Capecitabine More Effective and Safe Than 5-FU/LV for Treatment of Advanced Colorectal Cancer
Regular use of aspirin at a low dose may help protect against colorectal cancer, according to a study published in Gut.
CT Colonography Accurately Detects Large Colon Cancers
Neoadjuvant Radiation Therapy Reduces Rectal Cancer Recurrence
Aspirin’s Preventive Effect for Colorectal Cancer Linked to Genotype
Continued Maintenance Therapy May Improve Survival in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Daily Low-dose Aspirin May Reduce Long-term Colorectal Cancer Risk.
Physicians with More Training Perform More Effective Colonoscopies
Adding Camptosar® to 5-Fluorouracil/Leucovorin Does Not Improve Outcome in Stage III Colon Cancer
Aspirin May Prolong Life in PIK3CA-Mutated Colorectal Cancers
Gene Expression Profiling Predicts Recurrence in Stage II/III Colon Cancer
Diet Linked with Colon Cancer Survival
Further Evidence that Physical Activity May Reduce Recurrences and Deaths from Colon Cancer
Physical Activity and Healthy Body Weight Improve Colorectal Cancer Survival
Sequential Chemotherapy as Effective as Concurrent Chemotherapy in Advanced Colorectal Cancer
Celebrex® Reduces Growth of Colorectal Polyps
Height and Weight Affect Risk of Colorectal Cancer
Enzyme Level in Lymph Node Metastases Predicts Colorectal Cancer Survival
Delay in Chemotherapy Associated with Worse Outcomes for Elderly with Colorectal Cancer.
Erbitux® Improves Survival in Colorectal Cancer
Annual CT Scan May Improve Survival in Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Confirmation that Erbitux® Provides Benefit in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer when Camptosar® Is Not Effective.
Aspirin Protects Against Subset of Colorectal Cancers.
Celebrex® Reduces Pre-cancerous Colorectal Tumors but Increases Cardiovascular Risks.
Physical Activity Improves Survival of Men with Localized Colorectal Cancer.
XELOX as Effective as FOLFOX in Advanced Colorectal Cancer
Diet Rich in Calcium May Reduce Risk of Colorectal Cancer.
Test May Help Predict Recurrence Risk in Early Colorectal Cancer.
XBiotech Launches Website and Call Center to Facilitate Recruitment for U.S. Phase III Study of Xilonix™
Erbitux® Improves Outcomes in Advanced Colorectal Cancer
Higher Vitamin D Levels Result in Better Survival Among Colorectal Cancer Patients.
Aspirin May Improve Survival in Colon Cancer
Tobacco Use Associated with Earlier Onset of Colorectal Cancer.
Obesity Linked with Worse Colon Cancer Outcomes
Older Stage III Colon Cancer Patients Not Being Treated According to Evidence-based Recommendations
Significantly More Men Up-to-Date on Prostate Screening than Colorectal Screening
Study Explores Postmenopausal Hormone Use, Weight, and Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Women.
Vitamin D May Reduce Colorectal Cancer Mortality.
Physical Activity Linked to Reduced Mortality in Breast and Colon Cancer
Stent Placement Reduces Need for Stoma in Some Colorectal Cancers
Smokers May Benefit Less from Camptosar® than Nonsmokers in Colorectal Cancer.