From left, Julie Gibson, AGH director of business development, stands with Carla Casares, Ivette Bendixsen, Ashley Glascock, Ashly Campos, Chasity Collins and Ysenia Martinez this morning outside the “Strollin’ Colon” exhibit at AGH. Grace Miller - Daily Press

From left, Julie Gibson, AGH director of business development, stands with Carla Casares, Ivette Bendixsen, Ashley Glascock, Ashly Campos, Chasity Collins and Ysenia Martinez this morning outside the “Strollin’ Colon” exhibit at AGH.
Grace Miller – Daily Press

ARTESIA — As part of National Colon Cancer Awareness Month, Artesians had the opportunity today to tour a 25-foot-long, 15-foot-wide inflatable colon at Artesia General Hospital.

Dr. Shahriar Anoushfar, DO, is active in preventative cancer research and helped facilitate the arrival of the “Strollin’ Colon” at AGH through a grant from the National Cancer Institute. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.