How to Use Suprep for Colonoscopy Bowel Preparation

  Suprep can be used alone or in conjunction with over the counter laxatives like bisacodyl or magnesium citrate. If an over the counter laxative is also recommended by your physician, it is usually used about 1 hour before the bowel cleansing agent. There are 2 main...

10 Reasons to Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer

Screening rates for colorectal cancer remain relatively low. According to 2010 data from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), colorectal cancer screening rate was 58.6% compared to 72.4% for breast cancer, and 83.0% for cervical cancer. For those that qualify for...

All Your Colonoscopy Questions Answered

All your colonoscopy questions answered provides answers to commonly asked questions about colonoscopy. Questions like what is a colonoscopy? Why do I need a colonoscopy? What are the benefits and risks of colonoscopy? What are the alternatives to colonoscopy? How do...