Men's Health

A Colonoscopy Could Save Your Life  

A colonoscopy is the best way to prevent colon cancer. While other screening methods are available, a colonoscopy is the only one that allows your doctor to examine the entire colon for signs of cancer and remove pre-cancerous polyps in one procedure.
 
Colon cancer is one of the most treatable forms of cancer when caught early. If you're over 50 or have a family history of cancer or experience frequent bathroom issues like diarrhea, constipation or blood in your stool, it's time to get screened.

Request a colonoscopy with a Virtua physician or call 1-833-822-6566.

6 Tips for an Easier Colonoscopy Prep

What people dread most about having a colonoscopy is the preparation. Although it can be a bit annoying, proper prep is an important step to ensure a successful screening. There are several things you can do to make your prep more effective so you get the maximum benefit from your colonoscopy.

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More U.S. Men Holding Off on Prostate Cancer Surgery

TUESDAY, Feb. 12, 2019 -- Many more American men are now saying no to surgery for low-risk prostate cancer, and choosing to monitor the disease instead, a new study finds.

Over just five years, researchers found, the number of men who opted for monitoring tripled -- from 14 percent of patients in 2010, to 42 percent in 2015.

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