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You Know Your Body Best

Jamie VandenAvond shares her journey with colorectal cancer and how important it is to recognize what your body is telling you. Read More

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Why Is Colorectal Cancer So Common?

Although the risk of colorectal cancer is known to increase with age, its incidence among people younger than 50 is on the rise. Read More

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Cancer Symptoms Men Shouldn't Ignore

Many early signs of cancer in men may seem minor or go unnoticed. That’s why it’s important for all men to be proactive about their health. Read More

Men’s Health Forum Offers Free Screenings for Uninsured and Underinsured

The annual event at USF’s Marshall Center provides free health screening to Tampa Bay’s uninsured and underinsured men Read More

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How to Prepare for a Colonoscopy

Despite the proven benefits of colorectal cancer screening, many people actively avoid this potentially life-saving procedure simply because they feel frightened or intimidated by it. Read More

Giant Colon Makes Appearance at Moffitt Cancer Center’s Free Men’s Health Forum

Colorectal cancer awareness event for men and women joins forces with 18th-annual forum March 17 Read More

FDA Approves Lutathera® for Treatment of Rare Form of Intestine and Colon Cancer

Moffitt Cancer Center led international clinical trial that led to FDA approval for midgut neuroendocrine tumors Read More

The Father of Geriatric Oncology Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Lodovico Balducci’s research focuses on cancer and aging Read More


Infographic: Colon Health and Your Plumbing

Check out our infographic as we tackle some myths about getting a colonoscopy. Read More


Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis Increasing In Millennials

While colorectal cancer is predominantly found in people over age 50, a recent study released by the American Cancer Society has found that there has been a surprising increase of cases among people in their 20s and 30s. Read More


Five Signs of Colorectal Cancer

By understanding your risks and learning to identify possible warning signs, you may be able to avoid colorectal cancer. Read More


March Is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month – Protect Yourself by Learning More About This Often Preventable Condition

Colorectal cancer is sometimes referred to as a "silent cancer," mainly because it often produces no symptoms until it reaches an advanced stage. Read More


Cancer Screenings: Important Tips for Hispanics

In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, Moffitt Cancer Center offers some important cancer-screening tips for Hispanics. Read More