Need-to-Know Signs of Colon Cancer in Men

More than 50,000 new cases of colon cancer are diagnosed each year in the United States. It typically begins in the large intestine as small, noncancerous clumps of cells or polyps. Over time (if left undiagnosed and untreated), these polyps can become cancerous. Though the exact cause of colon cancer is unknown, those with a … Continued

Early Signs of Colon Cancer

Colon cancer, also called colorectal cancer, occurs when malignant tumors develop in the inner wall of the large intestine. The bad news is, colon cancer can often occur without any warning signs. The good news? It’s largely preventable with regular screenings and highly treatable with early detection. The skilled oncologists at Regional Cancer Care Associates … Continued

COVID-19 Resources

Assistance for Cancer Patients During the Coronavirus Pandemic At Regional Cancer Care Associates Central Jersey (RCCA-CJ), community is the centerpiece of our care…and the object of our commitment to excellence. We are all part of the community, especially during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, and especially in support of cancer patients whose needs are even greater … Continued

Colorectal Awareness Month: Warning Signs of Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in the United States each year (excluding skin cancers). Approximately 1 in 21 American men and 1 in 23 American women are at risk of developing this disease in their lifetime. March is Colorectal Awareness Month. The experienced doctors at the Regional Cancer Care Associates want … Continued

Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Tips to Quit Smoking

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about the dangers of smoking and provide smokers with effective tools to quit. Smoking is the primary cause of lung cancer, which in turn is the leading cause of cancer death and the second most common cancer among American men and women. Smoking … Continued

James Salwitz, MD

Board-Certified: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hospice & Palliative Medicine "I chose to pursue the field of oncology because it gave me the opportunity to help and change the lives of people with cancer. I am compelled to cancer care, as my patients inspire me to change my community, one person at a time. I strive … Continued

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