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Colorectal Cancer Awareness and Screening

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An oncologist (cancer doctor) shares her medical and personal advice for people between the ages of 50 and 75 about getting screened for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/6/2017 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 4/6/2017.

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Costs of Colorectal Cancer Screening

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A health economist talks about studies on figuring out the costs of running a colorectal cancer screening program, and how this can lead to better screening.  Created: 4/4/2017 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 4/4/2017.

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Preventing Skin Cancer

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A man and a woman talk about how they’ve learned to protect their skin from the sun over the years. .  Created: 5/18/2016 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 5/18/2016.

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Friends Look Out for Each Other

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Two women talking about how cancer screening affects their lives. .  Created: 5/18/2016 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 5/18/2016.

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¡Las pruebas de detección del cáncer colorrectal ayudan a encontrarlo antes de que empiece! (Why I Got Tested for Colorectal Cancer)

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Este podcast explica cómo las pruebas de detección pueden prevenir el cáncer colorrectal. .  Created: 3/14/2016 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 3/14/2016.

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Why I Got Tested for Colorectal Cancer

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CDC’s Dr. Lisa Richardson explains why she got tested for colorectal cancer when she turned 50 years old. .  Created: 2/29/2016 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 2/29/2016.

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Tips From Former Smokers – Julia

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Julia smoked and developed colorectal cancer when she was just 49. A colonoscopy helped save her life by allowing doctors to find a dangerous tumor just in time.  Created: 3/25/2015 by Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.   Date Released: 3/25/2015.

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Tips From Former Smokers – Mark

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Mark, age 47, lives in California and started smoking as a teenager. He continued smoking during military service in the Persian Gulf and in civilian life until he developed rectal cancer at age 42.  Created: 3/25/2015 by Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.   Date Released: 3/25/2015.

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Vital Signs – Have You Been Tested for Colorectal Cancer?

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This podcast is based on the November 2013 CDC Vital Signs report. Colorectal cancer screening saves lives, but only if you get tested. If you’re between 50 and 75, talk with your doctor about which test is best for you. If you have inflammatory bowel disease or a family history of colorectal cancer or polyps, ask your doctor if you should start screening before age 50.  Created: 11/5/2013 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 11/5/2013.

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¿Le han hecho pruebas de detección de cáncer colorrectal? - (Have You Been Tested for Colorectal Cancer?)

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Este podcast se basa en la edición de noviembre del 2013 del informe Signos Vitales de los CDC. Las pruebas de detección de cáncer colorrectal salvan vidas, pero solo si usted se las hace. Si tiene entre 50 y 75 años, hable con su médico acerca de cuál prueba es mejor para usted. Si tiene enfermedad inflamatoria intestinal o antecedentes de cáncer colorrectal o pólipos en su familia, pregúntele al médico si debería empezar a hacerse las pruebas de detección antes de cumplir los 50 años.  Created: 11/5/2013 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 11/5/2013.

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Have You Been Tested for Colorectal Cancer? PSA (:60)

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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the November 2013 CDC Vital Signs report. Colorectal cancer screening saves lives, but only if you get tested. If you’re between 50 and 75, talk with your doctor about which test is best for you. If you have inflammatory bowel disease or a family history of colorectal cancer or polyps, ask your doctor if you should start screening before age 50.  Created: 11/5/2013 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 11/5/2013.

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Screen for Life: Meryl Streep PSA (:30)

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In this 30 second PSA, Academy Award®-winning actress Meryl Streep urges viewers to get screened for colorectal cancer.  Created: 5/16/2013 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 5/16/2013.

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Screen for Life: Meryl Streep PSA (:60)

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In this 60 second PSA, Academy Award®-winning actress Meryl Streep urges viewers to get screened for colorectal cancer.  Created: 5/16/2013 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 5/16/2013.

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Medidas que puede tomar para prevenir el cáncer (Steps You Can Take to Prevent Cancer)

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Este podcast habla de las principales medidas que las personas pueden tomar para reducir su riesgo de contraer cáncer.  Created: 2/2/2012 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 3/13/2012.

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Steps You Can Take to Prevent Cancer

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This podcast discusses the main steps people can take to reduce their risk of getting cancer.  Created: 2/2/2012 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 2/2/2012.

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Cáncer colorrectal: Lo que debe saber (Colorectal Cancer - What You Need to Know)

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Este podcast se basa en un informe de Vital Signs, publicado por los CDC en julio del 2011. El cáncer colorrectal causa todos los años la muerte de unos 50,000 hombres y mujeres. ¡Las pruebas de detección pueden salvar vidas! Estas pruebas pueden encontrar tejido anormal que puede ser extraído antes de que se convierta en cáncer y pueden encontrar el cáncer en su etapa inicial, cuando es más fácil de tratar. Si usted tiene 50 años o más, hable con su médico y hágase las pruebas de detección del cáncer colorrectal.  Created: 7/5/2011 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 8/1/2011.

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Colorectal Cancer - What You Need to Know

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This podcast is based on the July, 2011 CDC Vital Signs report. Colorectal cancer kills about 50,000 men and women every year. Screening can save lives! Screening can find abnormal growths so they can be removed before turning into cancer, and can find the cancer early, when it's easiest to treat. If you're over 50, talk to your doctor about getting screened for colorectal cancer.  Created: 7/5/2011 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 7/5/2011.

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Colorectal Cancer - What You Need to Know PSA (:60)

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This 60 second Public Service Announcement (PSA) is based on the July, 2011 CDC Vital Signs report. Colorectal cancer kills about 50,000 men and women every year. Screening can save lives! Screening can find abnormal growths so they can be removed before turning into cancer, and can find the cancer early, when it's easiest to treat. If you're over 50, talk to your doctor about getting screened for colorectal cancer.  Created: 7/5/2011 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 7/5/2011.

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Cancer – What You Don't Know Can Kill You

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This podcast is based on the July, 2010 CDC Vital Signs report which provides information on colorectal and breast cancer screening and the importance of early detection of disease.  Created: 7/23/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 7/23/2010.

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Cancer - What You Don't Know Can Kill You PSA (:60)

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This 60 second PSA is based on the July 2010 CDC Vital Signs report which provides information on colorectal and breast cancer and the importance of getting screened.  Created: 7/22/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 7/22/2010.

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Message from Morgan Freeman: Screening for Colorectal Cancer PSA (:15)

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A message from actor Morgan Freeman about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Morgan Freeman: Screening for Colorectal Cancer PSA (:30)

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A message from actor Morgan Freeman about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Morgan Freeman: Screening for Colorectal Cancer PSA (:60)

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A message from actor Morgan Freeman about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Jimmy Smits: La Vida Real PSA (:20)

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A message in Spanish from actor Jimmy Smits about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Jimmy Smits: La Vida Real PSA (:30)

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A message in Spanish from actor Jimmy Smits about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Jimmy Smits: Screening for Colorectal Cancer PSA (:20)

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A message from actor Jimmy Smits about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Jimmy Smits: Screening for Colorectal Cancer PSA (:30)

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A message from actor Jimmy Smits about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Terrence Howard: Screening for Colorectal Cancer PSA (:20)

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A message from the actor/musician Terrence Howard about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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Message from Terrence Howard: Screening for Colorectal Cancer PSA (:60)

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A message from the actor/musician Terrence Howard about the importance of screening for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/13/2010 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Date Released: 4/13/2010.

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