A recent study showed that 70% of adult smokers would like to quit and we know that increased smoking rates lead to colon cancer. Kentucky leads the country in adult and youth smoking rates. Please join us and other organizations … Continue reading
I am writing to share with you a volunteer opportunity on Tuesday, Feb. 9 that we would love to have you join us for! The Colon Cancer Prevention Project has teamed up with the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Action Network … Continue reading
BIG NEWS! As of Jan. 1, all screening colonoscopies in Kentucky are 100% covered by insurance. That means that if you have a screening colonoscopy (screening means that you don’t have symptoms or a family history) and a polyp … Continue reading
On Jan. 14, the Health & Welfare Committee will meet at noon in the Capitol Annex in Frankfort, Ky. to vote on this proposal. If you are in the area, please join us!
If you can’t make it, you can still play a key role. Continue reading
Read about the second recipient of the Project Innovation grant – and how the team behind the funded project is working to increase awareness about colon cancer and save lives of Martin and Pike County, Ky. residents here! Continue reading
Dear friends in the fight to end colon cancer, You probably know that colorectal cancer is the leading cancer killer among non-smoking men and women in the United States. You may also know that it mainly strikes men and women … Continue reading