Informational Lecture - No Ifs, Ands, or Butts...the Truth About Colon Cancer
|Location||Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Burtness Auditorium|
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March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month - the perfect time to learn the facts about this disease which is the third leading cause of cancer related deaths in Santa Barbara County and the second leading in the United States. Join Cancer Center of Santa Barbara and Dr. Vincent DeRosa, Sansum Clinic Gastroenterologist, for a direct conversation about this potentially confusing and sensitive subject. Learn what your options are for screening, and the importance of identifying colon cancer early when it is most treatable.
Healthcare providers will be available to distribute free take-home FIT (Fecal Immunochemical Test) kits to those age 50 and over.