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All Jokes Aside, Did You Get Your Colonoscopy Yet?

What do you call an Irish proctologist? Colin O’Scopy!

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again — everybody likes a good colonoscopy joke but there is nothing funny about colon cancer.

We know it’s not fun to prep for a colonoscopy. We get it. But colorectal cancer is the third leading type of cancer, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths. Thankfully, if detected early through screenings it’s also one of the most preventable.

So if you’ve reached age 50, make the call and Schedule Your Appointment for this important screening.

Because a little laugh makes everything better, we’ve provided you with some fun facts to help pass the time.

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