bowel cancer

What role does food play in cancer prevention?

Diet plays an important role in cancer, and there are many different ways in which this happens. At a basic

When should I get a colonoscopy?

Colonoscopies really should be done in people who have abnormal faecal occult blood testing, in those people where there’s a

What role does food play in cancer prevention?

Diet plays an important role in cancer, and there are many different ways in which this happens. At a basic

When should I get a colonoscopy?

Colonoscopies really should be done in people who have abnormal faecal occult blood testing, in those people where there’s a

What are the ways to screen for bowel cancer?

So the screening for bowel cancer is also a fairly complex area. In Australia, we have a national programme of

Video: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Video transcript Dr Norman Swan A diagnosis of cancer is something no one wants to hear. Most of us think

Cancer and COVID-19

Cancer Council understands that Australians undergoing cancer treatment, cancer survivors and their families and friends may have questions in relation

Can you exercise away the effects of sedentary behaviour?

In an increasingly busy world, sedentary behaviour – that is sitting for prolonged periods of time – has become more

Quality of life and exercise in cancer survivors

Cancer remains a substantial health burden globally. While there are still high death rates associated with cancer, there are many

Bowel cancer: having a stoma

Having a stoma A stoma is a surgically created opening in the abdomen that allows faeces to leave the body.

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