Research Says Minorities More Likely to Develop Colorectal Polyps

In May, a study from New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center showed that African-Americans and Hispanics have a higher risk for developing precancerous colorectal polyps when compared to Caucasians. These precancerous polyps are called adenomas. Of cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second-leading cancer killer in the U.S. according … Continue reading Research Says Minorities More Likely to Develop Colorectal Polyps