Learn more below about Eric Gilliland, our featured Spotlight Survivor for April. We asked Eric some questions about surviving colon cancer and we’re so happy he obliged! Thanks, Eric! You kick butt! Can you please share a little bit about your … Continue reading
Today, we launch our Buddy Program! We’ve been busily passing out pamphlets and jar openers to endoscopy clinics all over Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana, giving patients the tools they need to be a Buddy and knock colon cancer out … Continue reading
Learn more below about Patty Meyer, our featured Survivor Spotlight for March. Patty shares more about her personal experience with colon cancer, her advice for others, and more! In Jan. of 2000 I got my annual physical before leaving for Florida for … Continue reading
March 1st marks the beginning of Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know that Kentucky as of 2013 ranks No. 1 for colon cancer incidence and No. 4 for colon cancer mortality in the U.S.? We’re working hard to change … 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
THIS IS RICK BARNEY’S STORY. RICK CALLS IT BORING.
WE CALL IT AMAZING. THIS IS THE KIND OF STORY WE LOVE – THE STORY OF ON-TIME SCREENING.
HERE’S WHAT HAPPENED WHEN RICK GOT SCREENED AT AGE 50. Continue reading
By Dr. Whitney Jones, Colon Cancer Prevention Project Founder Over the last decade, colon cancer has been on the run in Kentucky. Due to the wisdom of our elected representatives in Frankfort, we now have the lowest barriers for colon … Continue reading
Did you miss any of our three fabulous premiere Catching a Killer: Colon Cancer in the Bluegrass? Then boy, do we have news for you! The documentary is currently airing on KET channels throughout Kentucky, and its prime time premiere … Continue reading
We are excited to introduce you to Darla Vibbert, who joined our team in June.
Darla fills a huge gap in the Louisville area, where we saw the need for someone who can link residents directly to various colon cancer screenings and resources. Continue reading