Don’t let pain prevent you from enjoying life to the fullest this holiday season. Join UPMC Susquehanna for Healthy for the Holidays in McElhattan and Wellsboro.
Chronic heartburn signs can point to a serious condition called GERD.
Age fifty is the age when doctors recommend a first colonoscopy for most individuals with no family history or other risk factors for colon cancer.
Colon cancer is the third most common cancer and the second-leading cause of cancer death in the United States. More than 140,000 new cases are diagnosed each year! Clonoscopies prevent cancer death by allowing doctors to detect and remove polyps.
As part of an effort to talk openly about colon cancer, UPMC Susquehanna representatives will offer educational tours of a giant inflatable colon on Wednesdays, March 15 and 22, and Tuesday, March 28 from 10 am – 2 pm in the Main Lobby, Williamsport.