Screening and Surveillance for Colorectal Cancer

Screening for colorectal cancer saves lives. There are many ways to screen for colorectal cancer including stool tests, special x-rays, virtual CT scan, flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy. The most sensitive test is colonoscopy. Colonoscopy prevents and detects...

Diet and Bowel Preparation

What is the right diet for bowel preparation? Most providers recommend a clear liquid diet a day before your colonoscopy. Few providers allow a low fiber diet for breakfast and lunch a day before your colonoscopy as long as you follow the split-dose instructions. You...