It Takes Guts to Put Your Health First: Colorectal Cancer Screenings


Colorectal cancer, the third most common cancer diagnosis in both men and women, is on the rise and is being diagnosed in people in their 20s, 30s, and 40s more than ever. The best way to find and treat colorectal cancer early is through regular screening and knowing your risk.  

Watch as Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Center for Young Onset Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Cancers Co-Director, Dr. Robin Mendelsohn, answers your questions and learn:  

  • Colorectal cancer risk factors, including family history and diet  
  • How colorectal cancer screening can help find the disease early when it is most curable
  • Screening options including an easy, at home option