Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in South Carolina.
That's why Scientists from the Center for Colon Cancer Research at USC joined cancer survivors and physicians Wednesday morning. They highlighted the importance of colon cancer screenings because colon cancer is preventable.
Presenters discussed upcoming public awareness activities and share important facts about the disease, including the important of getting a colonoscopy.
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.