Colon Cleansing: Myth vs Science

SHAFAQNA- Colon detoxification or, occasionally, cleansing is one of those strange alternative drug ideas that hangs around without one single bit of indication supporting it. We're going to look at it with the feathery dinosaur's cynical…

Colon cancer screening: Is there an easier, effective way?

SHAFAQNA- By Monique Tello, MD, MPH, Contributor Are you, or is someone you know, postponing their colonoscopy? Maybe it’s the idea of that prep. At best, it requires being home and near a toilet for a day. Worse, it can make people…