SEGMENT: March is colorectal cancer awareness month - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

SEGMENT: March is colorectal cancer awareness month

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Did you know, colorectal cancer is the 4th most common cancer in the U.S. and the second leading cause of death from cancer?

Angela Dumbuya, Nurse Practitioner at Columbus Regional Health, tells News Leader 9 more information on this type of cancer.

John B. Amos Center is doing screening for the community for colorectal cancer month. The center will give you a test to take home to determine your status for this type to cancer.

The screening will continue until Friday March 27.

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