Colorectal Cancer Actions

National

A new budget proposal would stifle the incredible progress we're making in defeating colon and rectal cancer by eliminating a vital program that provides lifesaving colonoscopies and other cancer screenings to people who can’t afford them. The facts are clear: Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death...

South Carolina

Join us for the 2017 Day at the State House/Suits and Sneakers event on Tuesday, March 7th, 2017 in Columbia. Advocates from around the state will gather at the State House to share their voice and ask their legislators to support ACS CAN's 2017 Legislative Agenda which includes: Tobacco...

Hawaii

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. but early detection of colorectal cancer can be successfully treated. A colorectal cancer awareness and screening program would help educate Hawaii residents about availability and coverage of these crucial screenings and provide screenings for those that are...

National

Under Medicare, there should be no co-pay for a colonoscopy. But, if the doctor removes a polyp, you can wake up to a big bill. Ask Congress to end the loophole that allows this surprise charge.