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“Young onset” colon cancer has quadrupled in the past two decades

If you thought colon cancer was one of those diseases that you only need to worry about once you’ve reached an advanced age, we’ve got some depressing news: Millennials have a four-times greater chance of developing rectal tumors and double the risk of having colon tumors.  Calculations in a 2014 study show colon cancer cases rising by a frightening 90 percent among those aged 20 to 34 by 2030.  Read more..


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