1 in 3 Quad Citians is at risk for colon cancer

Cancer. It’s a scary word and easy to get caught up with the word “colon” instead of the word cancer. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Anyone over 50 is at risk, but colon cancer survival rate is 90% with early detection.

So what are you waiting for? There are lots of things that should scare you, but colon cancer shouldn’t be one of them.

The Bottom Line: Signs and Symptoms of Colon Cancer

  • Constipation
  • Bloody or thin stools
  • Stomach cramps
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Gas/bloating

Schedule a Colonoscopy today

The best way to prevent colon cancer is to be screened for those 50 and older.

Gastrointestinal Clinic of the Quad Cities

5041 Utica Ridge Road, Suite 100
Davenport, IA

Work: (563)-359-9696

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Eastern Iowa Gastroenterology, PLC

3385 Dexter Court, Suite 116
Davenport, IA


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