The Best At-Home Colon Cancer Screening Tests

The Best At-Home Colon Cancer Screening Tests

November 23, 2021 1 min read

 

The company was founded in 2011 and started producing consumer tests in 2016. The FIT test can be ordered over-the-counter for use in testing for blood in the stool. Pinnacle BioLabs indicates that its test detects globlin (proteins found in blood) levels at 50 ng/mL (50 billionths of a gram) with 98% sensitivity and 96% specificity.

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Do Home Colon Cancer Tests Work As Well As Colonoscopy?

Do Home Colon Cancer Tests Work As Well As Colonoscopy?

November 23, 2021 1 min read

An example of such a test is the Second Generation FIT® Colon Cancer Test which provides a kit with a solution to conduct a fecal immunochemical test that, according to the company, is "considered a preferred screening method for colorectal cancer detection by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force".
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Do-it-Yourself Health Screening Tests that are Worth the Money

Do-it-Yourself Health Screening Tests that are Worth the Money

November 23, 2021 1 min read

Whatever the reason, more of us are already taking matters into our own hands, checking for everything from high cholesterol to colon cancer.  What to try:  The Second Generation FIT® Test requires you to collect a stool sample. The kit comes with two tests and is said to show results in 5 minutes. 
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The Best Fecal Immunochemical Tests of 2021

The Best Fecal Immunochemical Tests of 2021

November 23, 2021 1 min read

 Their test has been the bestselling colon cancer screening test in the United States for 6 consecutive years.  Pro's of the Second Generation FIT® test include it's OTC designation with the US Food and Drug Administration, it's affordability compared with similar products, ease of use, easy to find, and the fastest results.

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