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A forum for advancing women’s health in Utah.

Spotlight on Women's Health

March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month

  • Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths for both men and women in Utah.
  • There are no early warning signs of the disease. 
  • Ninety percent of new cases of colon cancer are found in people aged 50 or older.
  • Recommended screening is the most effective way to prevent colon cancer. Adults should be screened for colon cancer beginning at age 50.
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends the following colon cancer screening tests:
       
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Our Vision

Collaborating for Healthier Utah Women

Our Mission

Promote optimal health for all Utah women through collaborative planning, community action, and policy/systems change.

Priorities

  • Coordinate activities and engage in collaborative efforts to achieve our mission.
  • Facilitate the development and sharing of programs, materials and information about the health of Utah women.
  • Engage in strategic activities with community partners to promote optimal health for all Utah women.