At-home colon cancer screening test available at Meriter

New test sold by Madison company approved by FDA in mid-August

Meriter-UnityPoint Health officials announced they will be offering Cologuard, the only FDA noninvasive stool DNA screening test for colorectal cancer, according to a release.

Sauk Co. man battles colon cancer, raises awareness

Family part of fundraising event Saturday

At 31, Jim Gainey had a seemingly perfect life. He and his wife, Catherine had two boys, 3-year-old Shamus and 10-month-old Finnegan. On March 18, 2013, his life changed.

FDA approves local company's DNA-based colon cancer test

Exact Sciences has received Medicare approval, is working with other carriers

Madison-based Exact Sciences' new colon cancer test could be a game changer when it comes to detecting and preventing the nation's second-most-deadly cancer.