People With Diabetes May Need Earlier Colon Screen

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By Charlene Laino

Should people with diabetes be screened for colon cancer at younger ages than is usually recommended?

That may very well be the case, say researchers who found that people in their 40s with type 2 diabetes are about as likely to have precancerous colon growths called adenomas as people in their 50s without diabetes. Read the full article here.

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