Twin Falls, Jerome (ID) (KMVT, KTWT-TV)
This is Colon Cancer Awareness Month.
Laura Stewart from St. Luke's Magic Valley and Melanie Gonzales Coordinator, Rural Community Cancer Education join Diane Dean on Idaho's First News to discuss an upcoming seminar and why early detection is so important.
Listen to the entire interview for all the information. Some of the issues touched on:
•The importance of a colon cancer screenings.
•Free screening kits and a handout will be available at the colon cancer seminar and the Jerome Health Fair. Have one mailed to you by calling 318-9000.
•the opportunity to visit with our Gastroenterology clinic folks at the Jerome Health Fair – Sat., March 16 at the Jerome Recreation District from 7 am – noon.
•The colon cancer awareness seminar is Thursday, March 28 at 6:00 pm at St. Luke’s Magic Valley. Call 814-0095 to register.