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Northern Ireland health trust cancels cancer treatment due to rise in coronavirus admissions
More than 100 cancer procedures in Northern Ireland have been cancelled due to the rise in coronavirus admissions.
Become a hairy hero: Grow a beard this December and help stop people dying of bowel cancer
We're calling on men to become hairy heroes by growing a beard for us this December.
Leading charities representing 2 million+ vulnerable people demand answers over looming shielding disaster
We have written to Health Secretary Matt Hancock and Chancellor Rishi Sunak to request an urgent rethink following the release of the new guidance for those who are most vulnerable to COVID-19.
Bowel cancer costs the UK £1.74 billion a year
A new report out today shows bowel cancer costs the UK economy more than £1.7 billion (€1.9 billion) a year.
Government announces updated advice for clinically extremely vulnerable people, but with little practical support
Clinically extremely vulnerable people in England have received new government guidance to help reduce their risk from coronavirus, while retaining as much normality as possible.
Bowel screening in Scotland restarts today
The Scottish Bowel Screening Programme, which was paused in March because of the coronavirus pandemic, will resume today (Monday 12 October).
Today is World Mental Health Day
Today (Saturday 10 October) is World Mental Health Day. Living with bowel cancer can be a rollercoaster at times, and this can take a toll on your mental health.
New campaign urges people to get bowel cancer symptoms checked
The NHS has today launched a major new campaign, encouraging people with possible cancer symptoms, including signs of bowel cancer, to seek medical advice.
We’re concerned at Health Secretary’s warning of further disruption to cancer services
We’re incredibly concerned about the Health and Social Care Secretary’s warning that continuing increases in COVID-19 could lead to further disruption to cancer services.
Patients in Wales to receive routine life-saving testing ahead of chemotherapy treatment
Wales has become the first country in the UK to routinely screen all cancer patients being treated with certain types of chemotherapy, to identify their risk of severe side effects and help prevent this…