Am I at risk?
Since you may not notice symptoms until the cancer has spread, it’s important to understand your personal risk for colorectal cancer.
Beginning at age 50, men and women are at average risk of developing colorectal cancer. If you have any of the following risk factors, especially family history of colorectal cancer, speak to your doctor about when to receive a screening.
Age & Gender
- Anyone over age 50
- Men have a slightly higher risk than women