Kaiser Permanente is expanding its program that connects cancer survivors to comprehensive follow-up care, ensuring they stay healthy for the long haul. Pictured, Kaiser Permanente Northern California member Sam Wiley and his wife, Hazel Weiss.
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When it comes to living a long life, there are a surprisingly high number of preventive measures men can take on their own — including simply visiting a doctor — to stave off deadly diseases.
Colon cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer death in the United States, yet it is one of the most preventable types of cancer.
Colon cancer screening rates are traditionally lower in the Latino community, but Kaiser Permanente is changing that.
A new study by Douglas Corley, MD, PhD, (pictured) and colleagues shows that stool tests are highly sensitive to finding…