Skip to Content

Health System News

    Media Contacts

    Mon–Fri 8am–4:30pm


    Claudia Bohn

    • Methodist Hospital

    • Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center

    • Methodist Women's Hospital

    • Methodist Physicians Clinic

    • Methodist Physicians Clinic Women's Center

    (402) 354-6818


    Vince Rew

    • Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital

    (712) 396-6717


    After Hours, Weekends and Holidays

    Claudia Bohn:
    (402) 618-9366

    Archived News:

    25 Apr

    Colon Cancer Can Threaten Sooner Than You Think

    A new mother in her mid-thirties, Lena Munger was doing fine. She had some digestive problems but she figured it was not serious. At her doctor’s suggestion, she had a colonoscopy.

    “I was floored,” she said. “I was absolutely shocked. I had no thought. No one in my family has ever had colon cancer.”

    But she did - stage two. She thought: "I’m way too young for this."

    WOWT: Colon Cancer Can Threaten Sooner Than You Think