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Study shows they are diagnosed later and get fewer treatments than urban patients
Designed to block enzymes that encourage tumor growth
Study collection helps scientists pinpoint disease risk factors
Daily activities by themselves are not enough, researcher says
Researchers think the easier regimen will encourage more to get 'virtual colonoscopy'
Common conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, Alzheimer's less likely
Incomplete removal of polyps and poor follow-up are top factors for those at increased risk, researchers report
Among people whose cancer has spread
In the future, genetic screening may be advised for those prone to inherited disorder, study suggests
But U.S. recommendations call for 3-year interval after high-risk polyps removed
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