March is Colon & Rectal Cancer Awareness Month.
Colon & Rectal Cancer is represented by Dark Blue.
Colorectal Cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women (excluding skin cancer). Colorectal cancer is comprised of colon cancer and rectal cancer. It is estimated that there are about 97,000 new cases of colon cancer and 40,000 new cases of rectal cancer in the U.S. each year.
Source: American Cancer Society