Colorectal cancer still doesn’t get enough attention – but it should

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Colorectal cancer is the fourth most commonly diagnosed cancer in South Africa.
Colorectal cancer is the fourth most commonly diagnosed cancer in South Africa.
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If there is one thing this year of Covid-19 has taught us, it is to not take our health for granted.

Each time you notice something different in your body, no matter how small, it is worth monitoring and seeing a doctor if symptoms persist.

So many of our health concerns have centred around the virus, but that does not mean other conditions have simply disappeared.

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