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Bowel cancer symptoms

Trusted information on symptoms and signs of bowel cancer including rectal bleeding and abdominal pain, and links to trusted resources

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Just diagnosed with bowel cancer

Trusted information on the next steps if you have been just diagnosed with bowel cancer, required tests and links to trusted resources.

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Bowel cancer screening

Trusted information on bowel cancer screening including what it is, why it is important, faecal occult blood test plus links to trusted sources.

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Bowel cancer – a personal story

Being diagnosed with bowel cancer can be both emotionally and practically challenging. Listening to others who have experienced similar situations is often reassuring and can be helpful. This video interview has been sourced from healthtalk.org, award-winning research into patient experiences in conjunction with the Health Experience Research Group at Oxford University, UK.

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Bowel cancer (colon and rectal cancer)

Trusted information about bowel cancer, sometimes called colon cancer, rectal cancer or colorectal cancer, including what it is, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and prevention.

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Bowel cancer treatment

Trusted information on bowel cancer treatments including bowel surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and links to trusted resources

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What causes bowel cancer?

Trusted information on causes of bowel cancer, also called colon cancer, rectal cancer or colorectal cancer, including risk factors and how polyps in the bowel can become cancerous.

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Bowel cancer prevention

Trusted information on bowel cancer prevention including healthy eating and exercise, a faecal occult blood test (FOBT), and links to trusted resources

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Bowel cancer diagnosis

Trusted information on bowel cancer diagnosis including screening, physical exams, X-rays, colonoscopy and biopsy procedures, and links to trusted resources.

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Living with bowel cancer

Trusted information on living with bowel cancer including questions for your dr, stoma facts, travel tips, plus other practical advice and links to trusted resources

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Get behind bowel cancer screening

Free bowel cancer screening test kits are being sent to Australians aged from 50 to 74. Bowel cancer is one of the most curable cancers – if detected early on.

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