The Kentucky Cancer Program developed a photo exhibit in collaboration with District Cancer Councils and survivors to spread the message that colon cancer screening saves lives. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among Kentuckians, but it is highly preventable.
Called “Faces of Colon Cancer,” the exhibit includes photos and brief personal statements from nine survivors in Northern, Central, and Eastern Kentucky area development districts. Photographer Tim Webb donated his time to take the pictures. The exhibit consists of:
For more information about sponsoring an exhibit and helping to reduce colon cancer in your community, contact your Kentucky Cancer Program regional cancer control specialist.