Community Reviewer(s): color

Date Authored: August 12, 2009

Date Updated: February 19, 2024

Handout in English, Khmer (Cambodian) and Vietnamese about screening for colon cancer that covers topics like why screening is important, what an fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is and what a positive test result means, and screening and lifestyle recommendations.

*It is now recommended that screenings begin at the age of 45 (previously age 50).

2 page PDF handouts available in sidebar.

stethoscope and pills over colon cancer diagnosis
Photo by Marco Verch (cc license).