Colorectal Cancer CenterEn Español (Spanish Version)
Colorectal cancer is a disease in which cancer cells grow in the colon and/or rectum. The colon and the rectum are parts of the large intestine, which is part of the digestive system.
Pain associated with cancer and chemotherapy can be relieved. Read here to find out how.
Baseball superstar Eric Davis battled colon cancer and won. Here's his story and what he wants other people to learn from it.
Read here to find out answers to questions you may have after ending cancer treatment.Don't be afraid of colorectal cancer screening
Colorectal cancer is the second deadliest cancer in the US and the third deadliest cancer worldwide. But when diagnosed at an early stage, before the cancer has invaded the colon wall or spread to distant sites, the chances of survival are much higher.
National Cancer Institute