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Rudolph Schilli, MD Serving the medical and healthcare needs of the people of Delaware, including areas of Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Georgetown, Millsboro, Milton, Millville, and surrounds areas of Sussex County, Delaware, since 1916. Beebe Healthcare provides the best patient-centered care in specialties, including orthopaedic services and surgery, women's health, cancer care,
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Published Mar. 9, 2018 You probably tend to think of foods as either “healthy” or “unhealthy.” While healthy foods help you stay fit and feel good, unhealthy foods make you gain weight and feel sluggish However, there’s another step beyond unhealthy. There are foods that may contribute to your risk of cancer—namely colon cancer Colon cancer is the second most deadly type of cancer behind lung cancer . Every year, 140,000 people get colon cancer and as many as 50,000 people die from it. “Colon cancer is very treatable in its early stages,” said Bogdan Protyniak, MD, a colorectal surgeon at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre. “Unfortunately, because it can be difficult to…