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Longer colonoscopies linked to lower cancer rate

If a colonoscopy seems like the type of thing you’d like to get done with quickly, think again. Research by a Veterans Affairs team has confirmed that longer-lasting colonoscopies are associated with lower cancer rates. The findings appeared online July 9, 2015, in Gastroenterology. They were based on nearly 77,000 screening colonoscopies. Experts already know [...]