Colorectal cancer is originating in the rectum or colon. The colon, the last part of the large intestine and rectum are part of the digestive system according to the National Library of Medicine of the United States one of every 15 people suffering from colon cancer. In turn, the American Cancer Society about 100,000 projected new cases of this cancer will be diagnosed each year.
According colon cancer progresses, we talk about the stages of this disease, which are classified from Stage I the most advanced to Stage IV them. It is extremely important that your doctor knows what stage is appropriate, so that you receive the correct treatment. The stages of colon cancer are: Continue reading “Cancer prevention and symptoms”