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Old 05-11-2011, 03:16 AM   #1
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Link between Colon cancer and IBS. ?

There seems to be conflicting information about the Link between Colon cancer and IBS. Some research links the slow passage time and stagnation effect with increased potential of malignancy. Other research indicates no change assocation. what do you think ?

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Old 05-12-2011, 11:54 PM   #2
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Re: Link between Colon cancer and IBS. ?

Tony,

I don't think there is a link-- Just make sure that you have normal daily BMs and take antioxidents like A, C, E and alpha lipoic acid supplements.

Also, get a colonoscopy very 5 years after 40 yo.

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