Geisinger Community Medical Center will not host a giant inflatable colon today, March 4.
The Scranton hospital will instead display a model to educate people about colorectal cancer, screening, early-detection and prevention. March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre, however, will display the giant inflatable colon today.
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