sábado, 9 de noviembre de 2013

CDC - Colorectal Cancer Control Program

CDC - Colorectal Cancer Control Program

Did You Know?
November 8, 2013
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Photo of a man and a woman CDC's Colorectal Cancer Control Program (CRCCP) provides funding to 25 states and 4 tribes across the United States for five years. The CRCCP's goal is to increase colorectal (colon) cancer screening rates among men and women aged 50 years and older from about 64% to 80% in the funded states by 2014. An increase in screening rates will reduce illness and death from colorectal cancer.


Vital Signs logoTests Save Lives
People who are able to pick the colorectal cancer screening test they prefer are more likely to get the test done.
Colorectal Cancer Control Program mapContact Your Local CRCCP Program
Find contact information for the states and tribal organizations participating in the CRCCP.

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