Colorectal cancer screening should start earlier: Experts

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force called to lower the age that people begin screening from 50 to 45. It’s the second-leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. and one of the most treatable.
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New recommendations tonight for screening for coal rectal cancer of the US preventive services a task force calling for changing the guidelines. Lowering the age for those screenings from fifty to 45 now. The number of young people dying from the disease rising about 2% now per year.

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