FOX32: Colon Cancer Screening, Symptoms, Prevention

Dr. Jain spoke with Sylvia Perez on Fox32 Chicago this morning on the importance of colon cancer screening for prevention, symptoms to pay attention to that may require sooner colonoscopy, and the fact that we are seeing a rise in the incidence of young individuals with colon cancer.


You can watch the full interview here. 

About Shikha Jain, MD FACP

I am a practicing, board-certified hematology/oncology physician in Chicago. I speak on topics ranging from the impact of social media on healthcare, how physicians can utilize social media, how to write Op-eds in the medical world, gender equity and barriers to career advancement, and topics in GI oncology and immunotherapy. My goal is to explain complicated topics in simple terms. I also enjoy writing and you can find some of my writing on this site. I am a mother to three amazing kids and married to a gastroenterologist. I look forward to connecting with you.

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