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Research supports second-line treatment with Avastin and chemotherapy in advanced-stage disease
Infection, lifestyle tied to which cancer types are most common in different countries
Things that may help lower your risk
Over-the-counter, prescription 'NSAID' meds appeared to lower risk in Danish patients
Including avoiding solid foods
They reported less pain with traditional colonoscopy than with 'virtual' imaging procedure
Screening should be offered to healthy seniors who haven't been tested before, researchers say
Type 2 disease linked with higher risk of precancerous lesions in those 40 to 49, study finds
Minimally invasive approach might have applications for weight-loss procedures, cancer care in humans
Research suggests the test can help prevent colon cancer incidence, deaths
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