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DES MOINES, Iowa – Colorectal cancer is the second deadliest cancer in the United States. 49,000 people will die of it this year.

Physicians have a new tool to help detect the disease before it’s too late. The new at-home test can offer the results in a less invasive manner.

Learn more by watching the video above.