March 2017

What should young people know about colorectal cancer?

According to the American Cancer Society, there has been a sharp increase of colorectal cancer in adults as young as their 20s and 30s, with the proportion of cases found in adults under 50 increasing to 11 percent in 2013, up from 6 percent in 1990. Bruce M. Boman, M.D., Ph.D, and Lindsay B. Romak, M.D., sat down at Christiana Care's Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute for a Q&A about these findings. Read more