Is blue for colon cancer?

Why is colon cancer blue?

Introduced on April 1, 2004, by the Roundtable, the Blue Star symbol represents the fight against colorectal cancer. The Blue Star represents the eternal memory of the people whose lives have been lost to the disease and the shining hope for a future free of colorectal cancer.

What is the color for colon?

Colors and Months for Cancer-Related Ribbons

Cancer Ribbons
Cervical cancer Teal and white January
Childhood cancer Gold September
Colon cancer Dark blue March
Colorectal cancer Dark blue March

What color is purple for cancer?

Cancer Ribbon Color Chart

Type of Cancer Ribbon Color Awareness Month
Pancreatic cancer Purple November
Prostate cancer Light blue September
Sarcoma/bone cancer Yellow July
Stomach/gastric cancer Periwinkle November

What day is colon cancer Day?

Dress in Blue Day 2021

By wearing blue, you bring awareness to this disease and support our work — as well as honor all who are impacted by colorectal cancer. When? Dress in Blue Day is Friday, March 5. All of March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.

What month is colon cancer month?

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Get Screened. Regular screening tests for cancer can improve and save your life.

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