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Find a Doctor Who Specializes in Colon Cancer

Want a second opinion or looking for a doctor that specializes in treating colon cancer? WebMD’s Physician Directory can help you find an oncologist in your area.

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Understanding Colorectal Cancer -- Prevention

To help prevent colorectal cancer, eat plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables; cut back on red meat and other high-fat foods, such as eggs and many dairy products. You can get the protein you need from low-fat dairy products (also a good source of calcium), nuts, beans, lentils, and soybean products. Calcium supplements have also been shown in some trials to modestly reduce the risk of colon cancer. Avoid overcooking or barbecuing meats and fish. Eat a diet rich in cereal fiber or bran and yellow...

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Colon Cancer Support Group

The best support -- and even answers -- often comes from others living with colon cancer. Join WebMD’s colorectal cancer support group and discuss everything from diet to chemotherapy.

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Question About Colon or Rectal Cancer Pain?

It’s important to get control of your cancer pain. Indie Cooper-Guzman, RN, is here to help.

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Reviewed by David T. Derrer, MD on December 06, 2013
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