By Good News Network Friday, July 08, 2011
Screening for colon cancer has increased in 49 of the 50 United States and, as a result, deaths are down, with 32,000 fewer people dying from the disease in one year.
A federal report released on Tuesday insisted that with expanded testing even more lives could be saved. Colon cancer remains the nation's second most deadly cancer
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