Colorectal cancer is the Number 1 cancer in Singapore today. Every year, roughly 1000 men and 800 women are diagnosed with colorectal cancer in Singapore. Up to 8% of these are under the age of 50. Of these who were diagnosed, only about 57% of them are curable because many sought treatments at a late stage of disease. However, this is one of the most preventable cancers today and treatment in the earlier stages of colorectal cancer can give more than 80% chance of cure. Come and learn about risk factors for colon cancer and how to reduce your risks. Dr Lim will also share methods of prevention of colon cancer!