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…

CCHD and Snyder Drug Encouraging People to “ASK ME”

The Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) is pleased to continue with the “ASK ME!” campaign during the month of October. This is an exicting and different program that teams up with local businesses to increase cancer screening rates and awareness in Cascade County. When…

CCHD and Public Drug say “ASK ME”

Seeing a store clerk wearing a button with the words “ASK ME” may compel customers to inquire, “Ask you what?” That is the hope of a new campaign called “ASK ME.” In an effort to increase cancer screening rates, the Cascade City-County Health Department…