colon

Colon Cancer: A Preventable and Treatable Disease

the MWHC Blog Team March 04, 2016

Colon cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S., and it’s also a cancer that’s highly preventable…

A Patient with a Purpose: Battle Colon Cancer

the MWHC Blog Team March 15, 2016

My Battle with Colon Cancer Timing is everything. It’s a lesson Johnette and Jeffrey Powell learned the very hard way…

Celebrated Physician: Luis Hernandez, MD

the MWHC Blog Team August 10, 2016

There’s no such thing as a “routine” surgery, even for procedures that have been performed thousands of times. But that…

Walk Away from Colorectal Cancer: Exercise Can Lower Risk

James F. FitzGerald, MD, Colon and Rectal Surgeon March 09, 2017

In January 2017, researchers reported that exercise is associated with a lower risk of death from metastatic colorectal cancer. Metastatic…