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Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Get involved: March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Feb. 27, 2019—Colon cancer is one of the most treatable forms of cancer when it's found early. Screening is the #1 way to prevent colon cancer because it finds cancer in the early stages or before it even has the chance to grow or develop.

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VU goes blue March 29

Mar. 21, 2018—VU goes blue for Colon Cancer Awareness on Thursday, March 29. Health Plus staff will be at the following university locations to offer colon health information and Know Your Numbers.

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Wear Blue March 2, decorate your work area for colon cancer awareness

Feb. 28, 2018—March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Wear Blue on March 2 to spread the word about colon cancer screening. As a department or group, decorate your work area in blue to raise awareness.

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Attend the Scope Out Colon Health Expo March 28

Mar. 17, 2017—The Scope Out Colon Health Expo is scheduled for Tuesday, March 28, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Visit the expo in the Light Hall North Lobby to learn more about prevention, screenings and more.

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Decorate your work area blue for Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Mar. 1, 2017—March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month. As a department, group-decorate your work area in blue to raise awareness for colon cancer screening. We want to see how you would remind people that colon cancer screening should begin at age 50.

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Wear blue March 3 for Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Feb. 28, 2017—Wear blue March 3 to show your support and raise awareness of colon cancer. Use this day to spread the word about colon cancer screening.

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‘Scope Out Colon Health’ expo is March 22

Mar. 9, 2016—Visit the Scope Out Colon Health Expo from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, in the Light Hall North Lobby to learn more about prevention, screenings and more.

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Over 50? Let us schedule your colonoscopy

Mar. 3, 2016—March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and the goal of the Vanderbilt Digestive Disease Center is to encourage and help all Vanderbilt employees to schedule their colonoscopies.

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Decorate your work area in blue for Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Feb. 25, 2016—Get creative and get blue! As a department group, decorate your work area in blue to raise awareness for colon cancer screening.

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Wear blue March 4 for Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Feb. 25, 2016—Wear blue Friday, March 4, to support Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and use this day to spread the word about colon cancer screening.

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