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Katie Couric Colon Cancer

A Public Health Success Story: The Non-Physicians Behind the Decrease in Colon Cancer Rates

Mark B. Pochapin, M.D. | Posted 05.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark B. Pochapin, M.D.

At Jay's wake, Katie approached me and several other physicians and pleaded with us to do something about colon cancer. She didn't want other families to suffer the loss hers had endured. We explained to Katie that we thought she could do more than we could to fight this disease.

Colorectal Cancer Screening Saves Lives

Katie Couric | Posted 08.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Katie Couric

More than 50,000 Americans are expected to die from colorectal cancer this year alone. We need to reduce that number by seeing that everyone who should be screened for colorectal cancer gets screened.

Katie Couric's Colon Exam Yields Some Strange Results (VIDEO)

AOL Video | Posted 05.28.2011 | Media

Katie Couric let AOL's cameras in to see the results of her colon exam. But she didn't count on the very, very, very weird things the doctors found....