Colorectal cancer spikes among younger patients

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According to the American Cancer Society, over a tenth of colorectal cancer cases are people under the age of 50.

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colon cancer is something we all think happens to older people but there has been a recent spike in the number of younger cases around the country.

KX News spoke with Dr. Douglas Berglund is a colorectal surgeon at Sanford Health about the rise.

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