Advertisement

Is there a cure for colon cancer?

Colon cancer can be cured through surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation. The earlier the cancer is caught, the more likely it is to be treatable. It is also possible, however, for cancer to return even after a person has been cancer-free for a period of time.

Continue Learning about Colon Cancer

Keep Your Colon Healthy with This Main Course
Keep Your Colon Healthy with This Main Course
To dodge colon cancer, make sure your dinner plate has plenty of room for fish. Research suggests that the polyunsaturated fats in our fine finned fr...
Read More
How does colon cancer spread once it forms?
HCA Midwest HealthHCA Midwest Health
Colon cancer may spread either through the blood or the lymphatic system to involve other parts of t...
More Answers
Eat This and Ditch That: Help Prevent Colon Cancer
Eat This and Ditch That: Help Prevent Colon CancerEat This and Ditch That: Help Prevent Colon CancerEat This and Ditch That: Help Prevent Colon CancerEat This and Ditch That: Help Prevent Colon Cancer
Some foods can help keep your colon healthy while others can significantly up your risk of colorectal cancer. Find out which foods to add and which to...
Start Slideshow
How Are Different Stages of Colon Cancer Treated?
How Are Different Stages of Colon Cancer Treated?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.