Governor Pat McCrory has declared this March as Colorectal Cancer Month to bring attention to the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the US. Below is a copy of the proclamation. For more information, visit http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/colorectal/sfl/. Also note that the recent report “The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General” linked smoking to colorectal cancer.
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