Worksite Wellness Sites Helping Create a Future Free of Colon Cancer

Organizations across Great Falls and Chouteau County are joining the movement to create a healthier work environment through worksite wellness programs. Penny Paul, Community Health Education Specialist for the Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD), works with some of these sites to determine what activities…

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Did You Know? Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. Colorectal, or colon, cancer occurs in the colon or rectum. Often, colorectal cancer begins as non-cancerous growths, called polyps, on the lining of the colon or rectum. If…

Get in Gear and Get Screened!

When the new year rolls around, many people resolve to live healthier lifestyles. You may decide you want to eat nutritiously, exercise more or quit smoking. No matter what your resolution, take an extra step to a healthy life by getting your cancer screenings! Cancer…

Super Colon Coming to Town

On Wednesday, May 20th, everyone will have the opportunity to take a free tour through the Prevent Cancer Super Colon.   This is an 8-foot high and 20-foot long replica of a human colon that depicts both healthy tissue and colon disease.  The event will…