Expert Blog Posts

  1. January 29, 2014

    Colorectal cancer risk: genes, the environment and family history

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Mayo Clinic expert discusses how colorectal cancer develops and triggers for screening, doctor visits.

    8 comments
  2. April 27, 2013

    Practice mindful eating during, after cancer treatment

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Mindful eating is a way of being present during eating by relaxing and taking time to taste, savor and celebrate food and nutrition. 8 comments
  3. March 23, 2013

    The power of friends

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Having friends around can help you deal with pain, stress and illness in a positive manner. 5 comments
  4. March 20, 2012

    Colon cancer prevention — Screening is vital

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Colon cancer screening should start at age 50 — or younger if you have a family history or other risk factors. 12 comments
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