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www.humana.com/health-and-well-being/importance-of-annual-colon-cancer-screening

For many people, the prep may be scarier than the actual test. If possible, plan to stay home during your prep time since you will need to frequently use the ...

www.aetna.com/health-guide/colon-cancer-screening.html

Types of home kits · FIT. The fecal immunochemical test checks for invisible traces of blood in your stool. · FOBT. A guaiac fecal occult blood test also checks ...

www.fda.gov/consumers/consumer-updates/colorectal-cancer-what-you-should-know-about-screening

May 18, 2021 ... Stool Sample Tests. Your doctor can prescribe an at-home stool test. You use the kit to test your stool for blood or DNA (or both) from ...

coloncancercoalition.org/get-educated/get-screened/colon-cancer-screening-options

How often: Every five years with FIT/FOBT every three years. AT HOME SCREENING. These tests detect abnormalities in your stool and can be done in the privacy of ...

health.gov/myhealthfinder/topics/doctor-visits/screening-tests/get-tested-colorectal-cancer

A special test (called a screening test) can help prevent colorectal cancer or find it early, when it may be easier to treat. You may need to get tested before ...

myhealth.alberta.ca/Alberta/Pages/common-questions-about-the-fecal-immunochemical-test.aspx

Colorectal cancer is cancer that starts in the colon or rectum. Part of the digestive system, ... About FIT: The New Home Stool Test for Colorectal Cancer.

www.nhs.uk/conditions/bowel-cancer-screening

How to use the home test kit ... The screening kit used in England is the faecal immunochemical test kit – known as the FIT kit. You collect a small sample of poo ...

www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/colorectal-cancer

Screening can detect colorectal cancer early when it is more likely to be ... This take home stool test uses antibodies to check for blood in the stool.

www.virtua.org/articles/are-non-invasive-colon-cancer-screening-tests-a-good-alternative-to-a-colonoscopy

With hemoccult, FIT and Cologuard tests, you use a special kit to collect a stool sample at home and then mail it to a lab. A hemoccult test needs samples from ...

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The at-home colon cancer test is a type of mail-in colon cancer screening that uses DNA analysis to find altered DNA associated with some colon cancers and very ...

www.cancercareontario.ca/en/types-of-cancer/colorectal/screening

A fecal immunochemical test (the recommended colorectal cancer screening test for most people, also called FIT) is a safe and painless at-home cancer ...