Regular screening is the best way to detect colorectal polyps or cancer early. In Singapore, the recommended age of screening for colorectal cancer is 50 years old for individuals with no symptoms. Individuals with a family history of colorectal cancer are advised to start screening earlier.
Routine screening tests include:
In addition to regular screening, a healthy lifestyle may help to prevent colorectal cancer. This includes:
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