Screening for Colon Cancer Saves Lives

In this video, actress Meryl Streep talks about the importance of colorectal cancer screening for men and women aged 50 and older.

Screening can prevent colon cancer, by finding polyps so that they can be removed before they turn into cancer. Screening can also find colon cancer in its early stages, when treatment works best.

Talk to your doctor about the screening test options and which one is right for you. Take control! Do everything you can to prevent colon cancer.

For more information, go to: https://www.cdc.gov/screenforlife