Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. Between 2005 and 2010, more than 1,000 Utahns died from colon cancer.
Luckily, there are screenings that can find colon cancer early. A colonoscopy is one of these screenings. And, a colonoscopy can even prevent colon cancer.
Click on the links below for answers to some questions you may have about colonoscopies.