Author: Christopher White, D.O.

February 28, 2023

Colon Cancer Awareness Month


March is colorectal cancer awareness month. According to the World Health Organization, colon cancer is the third most common cancer in males and the second most common cancer in females.  There are over 150,000 new cases of colon cancer every year. Colon cancer risk increases after age 40. Risk factors for colon cancer include:  genetics […]

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December 20, 2021

Lung Cancer Awareness Month


This past month was Lung Cancer Awareness Month.  This takes place each November.  Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death in our country.  The most common cause of lung cancer is smoking.  In fact, 90% of lung cancer cases are caused by smoking.  Other causes of lung cancer include genetics and environmental exposures.  […]

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January 28, 2021

Dr. Christopher White on Thyroid Disorders – WBIR TV10

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