About 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer each year.
Regional Gi’s Dr. Ben Lazarus, D.O. was featured on Blue Ridge Cable 11 during March’s Colon Cancer Awareness Month campaign.
“Since we’ve been doing colonoscopies and screening, that number has really fallen in the last twenty years and we have data to show that the death rate is significantly lower,” said Lazarus.
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