Men and women, ages 50 years and over, should complete a fecal occult blood test (FOBT) every 2 years if they have no family history of colorectal cancer.
Only 25.1% of eligible men and women complete their FOBT kits in Northwestern Ontario.
Talk to your friends and family about the importance of screening.
Referring a patient to Regional Cancer Care Northwest only takes one referral form that is faxed to a central number: (807) 346-8383. The services that physicians can access through our referral service include: