Colorectal polyps and colorectal cancer don’t always cause symptoms, especially at first.
A screening test is used to look for a disease when a person doesn’t have symptoms.
Colorectal cancer affects men and women of all racial and ethnic groups, and is most often found in people aged 50 years or older.
KSN has partnered with the Colon Cancer Coalition in an effort to raise awareness.
Some local doctors say they are seeing a decrease in the number of cases.
A computer issue leads to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas customers getting letters saying their coverage was cancelled.
With one confirmed death and five cases of whooping cough, Barton County is under a whooping cough outbreak.
The Obama administration says 9.5 million people are already signed up for 2015 coverage.
Health officials confirm one person has died from whooping cough in Barton County.
Measles outbreak that began at Disneyland grows to 87 cases.
Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs.
Fewer California parents opted out of vaccinations for their children entering kindergarten last year.
Long-awaited studies of two possible Ebola vaccines are set to begin in West Africa in a couple of weeks, starting in Liberia.
Pacemaker-like “Maestro System” recently approved by the FDA regulates hunger signals between the stomach and brain.
California public health officials urged those who haven’t been vaccinated against measles to avoid Disney parks.