Colorectal Cancer Prevention

Colorectal cancer can be prevented or detected at an early stage, when it is most treatable. Talk to your doctor about getting screened. There are several screening options available, including simple take-home options.

Amanda's Story: Know Your Family History

After she and her mom were both diagnosed with colon cancer, Amanda (Fargo, ND) learned that she had a genetic disorder that increased her risk. She now encourages everyone to get screened on time and know their family history.

Elliott's Story: Get Screened

Elliott is a 12-year colon cancer survivor in Fort Yates, ND.  Elliott reminds people to talk to their doctor about getting screened.

Additional Resources