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Colorectal cancer screening pays off

Touting the success of colorectal cancer screening, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that the disease's prevalence and death rate have fallen. The disease killed 16.7 people per 100,000 in 2007 -- compared to 19 people per 100,000 in 2003. But, the agency noted,... Alex Garcia / Chicago Tribune
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