Can ecstasy increase your risk for colon cancer?

No. This has not been documented. Ecstasy obviously has other very serious health detriments.
Hope not!! Only if it keeps you from getting checkups and routine colonoscopies!

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Does cohn disease increase your risk for colon cancer?

Chronic inflammation. Can always trigger excess cell turnover, which could lead to cancerous cells forming. Read more...
While Chron's can. Have varied course, it can affect the entire gut. It's cousin, ulcerative colitis that affects the large bowel, is the cancer prone malady. Chron's, aka regional enteritis, can cause a great deal of misery, but it is not usually a cancer prone illness. Read more...

Does uterine cancer increase the risk for colon cancer?

Sometimes. There is a familial disorder known as lynch syndrome which increases both the risk of colon cancer and endometrial (uterine) cancer. About 5% of all colon cancers are caused by lynch syndrome. If a family has multiple cases of both colon and endometrial cancer or colon cancer under the age of 40, lynch syndrome should be considered. Read more...
No. No connection. However, treatment with radiotherapy may damage rectal tissues, andpotentially lead to induced cancer years later in a minescule proportion of survivors. Read more...

I am getting chemotherapy for colon cancer. Is the dose normally increased with each round?

Ask your oncologist. That's an interesting question. It would depend on the regimen you were on, so ask your oncologist at your next visit. He/she can describe dosage , complications, and general expectations. Good luck. Read more...

Do hemmroid flareups increase your risk of colon cancer?

Unrelated. hemorrhoid flare up produces problems with bleeding or the equivalent of thrombosed varicose veins in the rectum. Cancer in general is related to a viral infection from an organism like the polyoma virus that infects a field in the area of colon/rectum that leads to genetic alterations leading to malignant transformation of the involved cells. Read more...

How much does a family history of colon cancer increase my risk of getting it?

About 10% A family history of colon cancer, especially in a close relative, increases the risk of cancer 10% above the general population. If the relative was diagnosed at a younger age (40's) then the risk is slightly higher. Read more...
Double the risk. If there is personal family history then the risk of getting colon cancer is usually double than that of the general population. If your family member was young when he/she developed colon cancer then you should have your screening colonoscopy done 5-10 years before the age that your family member developed cancer. Read more...
Varies. The "family history" of colon cancer needs to be further clarified as to what type of family syndrome this is. A genetic counselor can help further define the risks and potential surveillance or treatment strategies. The increased risk may be small or may be very large. Specific genetic testing may be indicated. Read more...

Can colon cancer stop causing pain at a given spot and start causing pain at another spot? Will local pain at cancer location increase with time?

See below. It is highly unlikely that you have colon cancer at your age. See this site for information on this topic. http://www.webmd.com/colorectal-cancer/guide/understanding-colorectal-cancer-symptoms For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Read more...