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BBC journalist George Alagiah hosts our podcast, interviewing supporters and leading experts on the disease, as well as discussing his own treatment and diagnosis.
We’ll be launching series three of our podcast later in 2020.
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Episode 1: Living well with advanced bowel cancer
Episode 2: Managing a stoma
George Alagiah interviews Andrea Robson, 39 from London, who has stage 2 bowel cancer and a stoma, along with stoma nurse Lisa Allison, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Pouch Care at Northwick Park and St Mark’s Hospital, London, on managing a stoma.
Episode 3: Caring for a loved one with bowel cancer
Episode 4: Surgery and bowel cancer
Episode 5: Looking after your emotional health
Episode 6: Chemotherapy and bowel cancer
COVID-19 special: Living with bowel cancer during the coronavirus pandemic
They discuss a wide range of subjects, including shielding, coming out of lockdown, the recovery of cancer services, and the impact of a cancer diagnosis on family.
Never Too Young special: Bowel cancer in the under 50s
The trio discuss a range of issues highlighted in our Never Too Young report and the importance of GPs being aware that, although rare, young people can be diagnosed with the disease.