Share this with FacebookShare this with TwitterShare this with LinkedInEmail this pagePrint this page KCTV: Colon Cancer Survivor Urges Early Screening as Rates in Younger People Rise April 3, 2023 The American Cancer Society stated colon cancer is hitting younger populations, and it’s why the recommended screening age has been lowered from 50 to 45 years old.For Travis Haynes, he was barely over that mark, and it was almost too late.KCTV talked to Travis and Dr. Robert Amajoyi, a colorectal surgeon at Saint Luke's, about the importance of screenings and when to start. Related Content Mar. 22, 2023 KCTV: Learn More About Reducing Your Risk of Colon Cancer KCTV talked to Dr. Robert Amajoyi about the most effective way to reduce the risk of colorectal cancer. Apr. 1, 2022 KSHB: Local Artist and Colon Cancer Survivor Shares Her Story KSHB talked to Johanne Blackburn and Dr. Todd Moore about the life-saving impact of regular screenings. Aug. 10, 2022 American Grit A woman credits farm life, military histories, and a stellar care team at Saint Luke’s with her survival of colon cancer.