Staying Healthy 5 symptoms of Colon Cancer

Colon Cancer also called colorectal cancer is one of the top form of cancer in USA.

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Colon Cancer also called colorectal cancer is one of the top form of cancer in USA.

According to the American Cancer Society, colon cancer is the second leading cause of death in men and women combined, also the deaths from colon cancer is steadily decreasing in recent years.

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Most symptoms happen in your abdomen, bowel, and intestine area.

Below is the list of factors that could be a hint of colon cancer;

  1. Black poop: Black poop have been associated with colon cancer, although a black poop could mean you have a hole in your intestine but it is safer you visit the doctor as soon as you notice a black poop.

  2. Constipation or Diarrhea: One of the most noticeable symptoms of colon cancer is the change in bowel habits. It involves the change in the consistency of your stool that last longer than four weeks. It also features abdominal discomfort, such as cramps, gas or pain.

  3. Weight Loss

  4. Blood Stool

  5. Weakness and fatigue

If you notice this symptoms, go visit a doctor and get a colonoscopy done.

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