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Michael Dewey

...Michael J. Dewey, 47 of Martinez, Georgia, left on his final ride December 10, 2014, after a long struggle with Colon Cancer. As Michael left, he expressed his deepest love and gratitude to those closest to him. Michael was preceded in death...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173437028
Shine for Scott benefit to feature more than a dozen bands

...to provide financial support to colon cancer patients, educate the public about colon cancer and help detect the disease through...Walden, who died in 2010 from colon cancer.Groups performing include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-07/shine-scott-benefit-f
Friends to compete in triathlon to support Peggy Seigler

...diagnosed a week later with a rare form of neuroendochrine cancer that was found in her colon - she specified it is not colon cancer. Her doctor gave her a 5 percent chance to live five years. She wasn't told at the time, but her doctor was concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-27/friends-ro-compete-t
Ovarian cancer struggles for awareness

...willing to talk about our bodies and things that go on with our bodies," she said. She lost a sister-in-law to colon cancer in the 1990s and nobody talked about it then, Flanders said."I think awareness of all kinds of cancer and the willingness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-06/ovarian-cancer-struggles-awa
Accountability demands grow as more VA patients complain of bad care

...a medical term known more commonly as a tumor, according to a VA consultation sheet.Johnson said his mother had colon cancer and, after surgery, lived five years.Johnson was originally scheduled to have a colonoscopy on Aug. 17, but because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-12/accountability-demands-grow-
Researchers say niacin could prevent colon cancer

...him from colon inflammation and colon cancer."That's great news to hear...prone to colon inflammation and colon cancer, he said.This was the first...important in the development of colon cancer, Singh said."We know that it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-01-15/researchers-say-niacin-could
Dependence on government is crippling American initiative

...financial disaster in case they got expensive illnesses. Under this new environment, people can wait until they get colon cancer or need heart bypass surgery, and then buy the insurance they need. They need only to sign up during an enrollment period...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-12/dependence-gover
Screening for cancer is essential

...fatal cancers that can be tested for and caught early.Colon cancer and prostate cancer testing might be uncomfortable ? even...factors (heredity, age and obesity are a few).For colon cancer, you can have a colonoscopy.For prostate cancer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2013-10-09/screening-cancer-essenti
As a people and a church, we must die to ourselves

...thread.At the age of 50 I was a workaholic with 30 years of service in the United Methodist Church, diagnosed with colon cancer and with a loving spouse who had suffered with me as long as she could bear it. After my divorce, and through therapy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-09-06/people-and-church-we-mus
Medicine Today: Colonoscopy is preventative medicine

...effective preventative tests to protect against colon cancer. Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in the U.S. and...leading cause of cancer death. If found early, colon cancer has a 90 percent survival rate. However, colon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2013-01-14/medicine-today-colonoscopy-p