Tagged: bowel cancer

New bowel cancer test gets green light with the public

Almost everyone (98 percent) who had the new bowel cancer test – soon to become part of the national screening programme – said they were glad to have gone through the experience, according to a study published in the Journal … Read more → – New bowel cancer test gets green light with the public

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NHS Information Centre – Bowel Cancer Audit

The NHS Information Centre has published a supplementary report on its Bowel Cancer Audit. Further information is available here

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Be Clear on Cancer: Improving public awareness of bowel cancer symptoms

The Department of Health will repeat the bowel cancer campaign from Tuesday 28 August until the end of September 2012. It is a ‘reminder’ campaign and the frequency of the advertising will be less than activity which ran earlier this … Read more → – Be Clear on Cancer: Improving public awareness of bowel cancer symptoms

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Be Clear on Bowel Cancer campaign

The Department of Health has launched the first national NHS campaign to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of bowel cancer. Bowel cancer is England’s second most common cancer, with around 33,000 new cases each year. It is estimated … Read more → – Be Clear on Bowel Cancer campaign

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Cancer awareness campaigns announced

The Department of Health (DH) has announced a series of public cancer awareness campaigns to achieve earlier diagnosis of cancer and improve cancer survival rates across the country. An eight-week campaign on bowel cancer will be rolled out across England … Read more → – Cancer awareness campaigns announced

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