Posted on November 25, 2014
This year we’ve helped more than one million people affected by this disease. This wouldn’t be possible without volunteers, advocates and supporters like YOU. Thank you for everything you do for our organization and the colon cancer community during the holidays and all year long. Every dollar raised and awareness event held gets us one step closer to taking this cancer down. THANK YOU and Happy Holidays! Read more
Posted on November 24, 2014
We know you’ve got all the tasty food and drink of Turkey Day on your mind this week, but it’s never too early to start brainstorming gifts for next month’s December holidays! How about bringing a little colon cancer awareness into the holiday mix this year? Check out these top 10 blue stocking stuffers, perfect for proudly putting a blue stamp on this year’s holiday season!
Posted on November 5, 2014
For National Health Education Week on October 20-24, 2014, we asked you: what is the #1 thing you want the world to know about colon cancer? You shared some truly inspirational stories and information – thank you! Check out some of the top responses and continue the conversation. Read more
Posted on October 31, 2014
This month, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its final National Coverage Decision for Cologuard, making it the first FDA-approved stool DNA test for the detection of colon cancer and precancer covered for Medicare patients throughout the country. This came after the exciting US FDA approval of Cologuard in August. You may have heard some buzz earlier this week about Cologuard’s availability to the public. It turns out some of these facts were incorrect. In order to eliminate any confusion around this new colon cancer screening test, we’re setting the record straight. Check out our updated FAQ to find out what you need to know. Read more
Posted on October 15, 2014
Last weekend we hosted the 5th Annual Cincinnati Undy Run/Walk at an exciting new location, Newport on the Levee! We were thrilled to host more than 500 participants and some really stellar sponsors and volunteers.
We also had the pleasure of having KISS 107 join in on the fun as our official media sponsor. We’re extending a very special thank you to KISS 107 for hitting the ground running to help create a buzz about the Undy in some fun and creative ways, including an online contest on www.kiss107.com for a chance to win free online registration. Read more