Colon cancer screening is an important part of the routine health care. If you are reluctant to make a decision, remember that any discomfort or embarrassment from colon cancer screening is temporary – and detecting problems early could save your life.

Screening is the process of looking for cancer in people who have no symptoms of the disease. At the same time, it is vital to not ignore the early signs and symptoms, or if you have a family history of this condition.

Even mild symptoms are worth checking with your doctor. For peace of mind, ensure you seek the help of those trained to diagnose and treat gastroenterological conditions such as colon cancer.

Consult Dr Papageorgiou as to which colon cancer screening test is best for you.