ST. LOUIS - Colon Cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States for both men and women. Physicians say colorectal cancer is cancer that can be prevented if detected early.
Kathryn Weisenstein director of Health Services joined FOX 2 to discuss the health departments free colorectal cancer testing. Information about the test is available by contacting the health department – phone 618-825-4400
The program to increase colorectal cancer screening is in effect through March.