Items Tagged ‘colon cancer’

February 28, 2018

Driving toward 80 Percent Screening for Colorectal Cancer

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

Colorectal Cancer is perhaps the best example of a disease that is in what I’ve called The Golden Triangle of Health Care Social Media. Those diseases meet three criteria: They’re deadly. They’re highly treatable or even preventable. Medically recommended screening or prevention techniques are underutilized. Colorectal Cancer fits all three: It’s the second leading cause […]

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Tags: #80by2018, colon cancer, colorectal cancer


February 16, 2017

Join the Countdown to 2018 Colorectal Cancer Coalition

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

Raising awareness of the need for colorectal cancer screening fits squarely in the center of the Golden Triangle of Health Care Social Media because It relates to a serious disease, the second-leading cause of U.S. cancer deaths It is one of the most preventable and treatable cancers with proper screening, and Many people who should be […]

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Tags: colon cancer, colorectal cancer


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