Chadwick Boseman, star of the groundbreaking superhero movie ‘Black Panther’, died at the age of 43 after a private four-year battle with colon cancer. File photo: APChadwick Boseman, star of the groundbreaking superhero movie ‘Black Panther’, died at the age of 43 after a private four-year battle with colon cancer. File photo: AP
Chadwick Boseman, star of the groundbreaking superhero movie ‘Black Panther’, died at the age of 43 after a private four-year battle with colon cancer. File photo: AP

Death of ‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman spotlights danger of early-onset colon cancer

  • As his Hollywood career boomed, Chadwick Boseman was waging a private battle against colon cancer
  • The American Cancer Society recently updated its advice, saying most people should get screened at 45, not 50

Topic |   Wellness
Chadwick Boseman, star of the groundbreaking superhero movie ‘Black Panther’, died at the age of 43 after a private four-year battle with colon cancer. File photo: APChadwick Boseman, star of the groundbreaking superhero movie ‘Black Panther’, died at the age of 43 after a private four-year battle with colon cancer. File photo: AP
Chadwick Boseman, star of the groundbreaking superhero movie ‘Black Panther’, died at the age of 43 after a private four-year battle with colon cancer. File photo: AP
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