Thornhill Endoscopy Centre - Putting your mind at ease

Colorectal Cancer Prevention

Colorectal Cancer

How To Find Us

Phone: 905.882.6566
Fax: 905.882.6567

390 Steeles Avenue West
Unit 11 & 12, Thornhill, ON
L4J 6X2

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Most common ways to reduce your chances of developing colorectal cancer:

  • Eat a diet low in fat (avoid red meat) and high in fruits, vegetables, and fiber
  • Avoid smoking
  • Reduce your alcohol intake
  • Maintain a normal body weight
  • Exercise regularly
  • Increase your calcium and vitamin D intake
  • Know your family history and get screened sooner if you are at higher risk
  • Starting at age 50, make colorectal cancer screening a part of your routine health check-up!
Ask your family doctor for a referral to Thornhill Endoscopy Centre for a colonoscopy and get
screened today!