Woodstock Hospital staff dress in blue to raise awareness about colon cancer.
Staff have dressed up in blue to celebrate Colon Cancer Awareness Day. March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. RN Christine Blum tells Heart FM why the staff at the hospital wanted to wear blue to show their support for this serious illness.
Blum says they are advocating for the RNSF program which is available at the
"So there is criteria that you have to meet to have flexible sigmoidoscopy with the RN program. Men and women age 50 to 74 need to be average risk so no first degree relative who has been diagnosed with colon cancer and no person history of colon polyps."