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Lessons Learnt: COVID-19 Pandemic Impacted FIT Testing in the Early Days

Globally, the COVID-19 pandemic has led to sharp declines in cancer screening rates. Screening tests were halted as national lockdowns began as healthcare centers needed to prioritize COVID-19 patients. A retrospective cohort study revealed…
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Ryan Reynolds Documents a “Potentially Life-Saving” Colonoscopy After Losing a Bet

A friendly bet resulted in a potentially life-saving procedure for actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney. Reynolds bet McElhenney that if he learned to speak Welsh, Reynolds would let a camera crew document him as he underwent a colonoscopy.…
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Study Finds Risk-Stratified Colorectal Cancer Screening Is Feasible and Cost-Effective

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer diagnosis and the second most common cause of cancer death globally. The American Cancer Society estimates that there will be 106,180 new colon cancer cases and 44,850 new rectal cancer…

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