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by Dr. William J. Harb, M.D. published in the Tennessean, July, 2008   The death of another well-known person from colon cancer, former White House Press Secretary and Fox News correspondent Tony Snow, should once again bring colon cancer to the forefront.  He joins the unfortunate ranks of well-known people who have had colorectal cancer (Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, President Ronald Reagan, Pope John Paul II, and actor John Forsythe) or who have died from colorectal cancer (actors Walter Matthau and Jackie Gleason, football coach Vince Lombardi, artist and creator of...

Published in the Tennessean, March, 2008 by Dr. William J. Harb, M.D. If you want to know how to prevent cancer, keep reading. It may seem surprising, but a simple test can save your life.  I only wish it had been utilized before like it is now.  If it had, maybe colon cancer wouldn’t have affected my family like it has. And maybe if you read this, it won’t have to affect you. My grandfather was diagnosed with colon cancer when I was 12.  I remember going over to my grandparents’ house daily...