At-Home Colon Cancer Screening Kits

Because more and more people are being diagnosed with colorectal cancer, it’s important for people of all ages to be well-versed in their screening options. The recommended age to screen has been changed to 45, following a sustained increase in colorectal cancer in adults under 50.

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Is There a Coffee-Cancer Connection?

Last week, we sprang forward for daylight savings. Losing that extra hour of sleep has forced many of us to rely on a certain warm, fragrant, comforting and caffeinated beverage to cope. But after many conflicting reports, the question remains, is drinking coffee bad for your health?

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Colorectal Cancer

About 1 in 20 Americans will develop colon or rectal cancer at some point during their lifetime. Colorectal cancer is the third most common type of cancer among newly diagnosed cancer patients in the U.S. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to help lower your risk.

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Who We Are

Welcome to Hopeful, an online space where anyone touched by cancer can connect and learn to thrive. This is a place where patients, caregivers, friends – anyone – can come and find others on the same journey. Your words and experiences, your grief and your triumphs, all form the fabric of this community. And so does hope. We are called Hopeful because no matter how you enter this space we are building together – whether it is for advice, health tips or simply to connect – we want you to emerge hopeful.