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2014-03-05 08:30:30

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- StopColonCancerNow.com is participating in the third annual National Colon Cancer Screening Day, a national effort to screen 2,014 first-time patients for colon cancer on Friday, March 7. The goal of Screening Day is to not only encourage those who have been delaying a colonoscopy to get screened, but also to motivate individuals to have a conversation with family members about their medical history....

2014-02-28 20:23:32

EHE International donated plaza window to Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation for awareness game through March 31 NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation (CCCF), a New York-based nonprofit dedicated to reducing colorectal cancer incidence and death throughout the United States, is making it easier to talk and learn about colorectal cancer with the Super-Awesome Colon-O-Tron, an interactive, educational game in the Rockefeller Plaza window. The...

2014-02-27 23:36:57

Developed by a gastroenterologist, The Colon Vitamin™ uses a patent-pending delivery mechanism to provide optimal colon health. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 To coincide with the Colon Cancer Awareness month of March, SynerGI, Inc. launches The Colon Vitamin™, a dietary supplement to promote optimal colon health. The Colon Vitamin™ was developed by Dr. Frank Farrell, a board-certified gastroenterologist committed to colon cancer prevention. The Colon Vitamin™...

2014-02-27 23:02:15

Josephine Ford Cancer Institute at Henry Ford Hospital and the American Cancer Society are set to partner Monday, March 10 to host a community colon health event featuring an interactive, giant walk-through colon, as well as an educational panel discussion on colorectal cancer. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Taking a stroll through a 32-foot-long by 14-feet-high replica of the human colon may someday save your life. At least that’s the hope of the Josephine Ford Cancer Institute...

FDA Clears The Path For Colon Camera Pill
2014-02-03 11:01:37

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Uncomfortable, but a medically important procedure – many colonoscopies cannot be completed due to physiological reasons or a patient’s history of complexities and procedures in their abdomen. A camera-in-a-pill device from Given Imaging that recently received federal approval could change how colonoscopies are performed and possibly lower the rate of incomplete colonoscopies. "PillCam COLON will improve patient care by offering...

2014-01-14 23:25:30

Colon cleansing and weight loss are closely associated with each other. And the easiest way to achieve both of them is by taking the all-new supplement, Digest It. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Many people get frustrated when losing weight because of the so-called yo-yo effect. This effect pertains to gaining back all the weight that they had lost at a later time. Furthermore, there are those people who stop losing weight because none of the methods they’ve tried have ever...

2014-01-07 23:24:46

The best natural ways to end painful constipation are detailed in a new article from Detox Dieter. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Constipation is often the result of years of abusing the digestive system through poor food choices. A new article from Detox Dieter shares natural ways to relieve painful, uncomfortable constipation. Chronic intake of foods that irritate the digestive and intestinal system eventually causes them to function at a sub-optimal level. For instance, non-foods...

2014-01-05 23:00:42

Dr. Constance Colon-Jones writes new novel about career psychology. Simpsonville, SC (PRWEB) January 05, 2014 Moments are often experienced on a topical level without questioning the thoughts and psychology behind actions. Former communications professor, Dr. Constance Colon-Jones, has written a novel titled “Storytelling” that approaches life experiences from a mental and visual reading perspective. The book expresses these elements through detailed descriptors about multiple types...

2013-12-31 23:04:38

Bowtrol is the natural supplement that is proven effective to clean out the digestive track and promote healthier digestion. Slimmingbeauties.com now offers an extra discounts on all orders as a New Year Special at http://slimmingbeauties.com/bowtrol-reviews (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Bowtrol Colon Cleanser is the naturally formulated, 100% safe for health supplement that has proven effective for promoting a healthy digestive system. The product has gained popularity for its effectiveness....

2013-12-10 23:33:31

Bonnie Hopster has over 15 years of experience providing colon hydrotherapy. She is the founder of Colonics by Bonnie, and recently launched a new colonics blog to help people around the world improve their colon health. San Diego, California (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Colonics by Bonnie offers colon hydrotherapy to clients seeking a colon cleanse for a variety of reasons. They also provide colon-cleansing products at a very low cost for those interested in cleansing their colons at home....


Latest Colon Reference Libraries

Large Intestine
2013-04-30 14:11:04

The large intestine is the organ that follows the small intestine but is the last part of the digestive tract before the waste leaves the body. Formation and Orientation The small intestine is on average about five feet long. It is composed of four distinct structural parts; the cecum, colon, and anus. The cecum is the part of the large intestine that comes first. It is separated into three parts. The taeniae coli are three bands of smooth muscle. The haustra are bulges caused by...

Sigmoidoscopy
2013-03-04 10:30:47

Sigmoidoscopy is a medical procedure in which the physician is able to visualize the inside walls of the large intestine with a scope placed in the rectum. Only the distal part of the colon, or the sigmoid, is examined as opposed to the entire bowel in a colonoscopy. Reasons for procedure The use of this procedure is mainly for early detection of colorectal cancer, vascular abnormalities or polyps. Studies have shown that this procedure has aided in early detection of colorectal cancer...

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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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