Bowel cancer: Study finds new potential indicator of the disease
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. Most people diagnosed with it are over the age of 60. A recent study has found an indicator of the disease, which might put you at risk of colon cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: A sign when it comes to exercise you could have the deadly disease
THE SHOCK of receiving the devastating news of cancer diagnosis can bring with it mental and physical pain. If diagnosed early enough, however, treatment can reduce the symptoms of the deadly disease and help both mentally and physically. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: Rare but painful sign in your back could signal cancer
BOWEL CANCER is diagnosed in around 42,300 people in the UK every single year. Don't ignore the painful sign in your back that could be a symptom. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: New research demonstrates a 'clear link' between antibiotics and tumours
BOWEL cancer is notoriously the second biggest cancer killer - and now research suggests there is a "clear link" between taking antibiotics and an increased risk of developing a tumour. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The 'sensation' when having a poo that can be a sign
BOWEL cancer is a general term for cancer that begins in the large bowel - an organ is part of the digestive system. A change in bowel habits can signal the deadly disease. One easily overlooked warning sign is a "sensation" when having a poo. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: Three 'sudden shifts' in your bowel habits that can be a sign
BOWEL cancer symptoms can be subtle and easily overlooked because they do not necessarily cause pain. According to Tri-City Medical Center, three "sudden shifts" in your bowel habits can signal the deadly cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People whose mothers were overweight at higher risk of bowel cancer, study suggests
Findings may help explain why incidence of bowel cancer is rising among younger adults in developed regionsChildren of women who were overweight or obese when pregnant have a higher risk of developing bowel cancer in later life, research suggests.Obesity in women has previously been linked tohealth problems in their offspring. Among them, studies have suggested women who are overweight when trying to conceive are more likely to have ababy with serious birth defects.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 23, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Cancer Bowel cancer Obesity Science Health Pregnancy Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The shape and colour of your poo could be telling
BOWEL cancer screening doesn't begin until you're 60 years old in England, Wales, or Northern Ireland; Scotland offers testing from the age of 50. However, the disease can develop much sooner than that. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Vitamin D deficiency could increase risk particularly among the young
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. A latest study has pinpointed a diet lacking in vitamin D with an association of an increased risk to the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Getting enough vitamin D in your diet can 'slash your risk of getting bowel cancer by around 50%'
Consuming 300IU of the nutrient each day - the equivalent of three glasses of milk or 60 grams of salmon - could cut your risk of early-onset colon cancer in half, researchers at Harvard University said. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Two warning signs in your tummy - 'see GP as soon as possible'
BOWEL cancer symptoms commonly surface when going to the toilet but the cancer can cause changes in other parts of the body too. There are two telltale signs in your tummy that require immediate medical attention. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: Two visual clues in your poo that should 'never be ignored'
BOWEL cancer symptoms are often subtle at first and surface in your poo. According to the charity Bowel Cancer Australia, there are two visual clues in your poo that should "never be ignored". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patients dying of bowel cancer are given fresh hope thanks to a breakthrough drug combination
Global trials carried out by US drug manufacturer Bristol Myers Squibb found that prescribing the immunotherapy drugs nivolumab and ipilimumab gave highly positive results. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee protects against liver cancer while alcohol is linked with numerous cancers
Alcohol consumption is a major risk factor for several cancers including head & neck (mouth, pharynx, larynx), oesophageal and bowel cancer - as well as the more widely known links to breast and liver cancer - according to a new study funded by World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF)(1), and published this week in Nature Communications. The study also found increased coffee consumption was associated with a lower risk of developing liver cancer and basal cell carcinoma of the skin. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - August 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: Is your poo runny or hard? The consistency that could spell trouble
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. The symptoms of bowel cancer can be subtle at first and many symptoms surface in your poo. The consistency of your poo can send a clear signal - what is worrying? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: A 'change in the look' of your poo is a warning sign - visual clues
BOWEL cancer symptoms often show up when going to the toilet because the cancerous cells can interfere with the digestive process. According to Australian cancer charity Cancer Council NSW, a "change in the look" of your poo can signal the deadly disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The 'weird sensation' immediately after pooing that can be a sign
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. Many symptoms surface when going to the toilet. According to the British Council, a "weird sensation" right after pooing can signal bowel cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The effect of acute exercise in humans on cancer cell growth
(The Physiological Society) New research presented at The Physiological Society's Annual Conference Physiology 2021 shows that molecules released into the bloodstream during exercise (such as small proteins) can act directly on bowel cancer cells to slow down their growth. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: What to look for on your ‘loo paper’ after wiping
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. Although the symptoms can be subtle at first, your loo paper may reveal your risk of the deadly condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer data reinforce need to reduce unnecessary antibiotic use
(European Society for Medical Oncology) Doctors and patients are being advised to reduce unnecessary antibiotic use following new data suggesting that these medicines may increase the risk of cancer of the large intestine (colon), especially in people under 50 years. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - July 2, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: ‘Pencil’ poo could be a warning sign - what to look out for
BOWEL cancer often causes changes to bowel habits, many of which relate to the shape and texture of poo. If the shape of your poo resembles a pencil, it could be a telltale sign something serious is up. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Bowel Babe’ shares latest bowel cancer symptoms - 'A week ago my liver started to fail'
DEBORAH JAMES, better known as ‘Bowel Babe', has been living with stage four bowel cancer since she was diagnosed in December 2016. Last week she told her social media following an aggressive new tumour near her liver had wrapped itself around her bile duct. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: A 'jellylike substance' in your stools could be a warning sign
BOWEL cancer symptoms can be subtle as they don't necessarily make you feel ill. But some of the most notable indicators can be found in your stools. An increased amount of a "jellylike substance" in your stools could be one of the signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: Four key signs of bowel cancer in your poo - 'don't ignore them'
BOWEL cancer symptoms can be quite difficult to spot in its early stages, but there are some key warning signs of the condition to watch out for in the toilet. These are the four symptoms of bowel cancer in your poo, and you should never ignore them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: The unusual sensation relating to bowel movement that may be a warning sign
THE EARLY signs of bowel cancer are almost always related to toilet habits and bowel movement. One signal includes an inability to empty the bowel. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to lose visceral fat: Two drinks to completely avoid if you want to shrink that belly
VISCERAL fat deposits can bulk together around internal organs, leading to more than a wider waistline. Interfering with the body's functionality, it can increase the risk of high blood pressure, stroke, and bowel cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The shape of your poo is a warning sign - when to see your GP
BOWEL cancer symptoms may not emerge until the tumour starts invading surrounding tissues and organs. When this happens, you may notice a change in the shape of your poo. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: The free bowel cancer test kit in the post that could save your life
DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: The 'gift' is in fact a faecal immunochemical test (FIT) and is part of the NHS bowel cancer screening programme. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How often do you poo in the day? Doctor issues serious bowel cancer warning
BOWEL cancer can cause a persistent change in the frequency of your bowel movements. But how regular a day is a cause for concern? A doctor weighed in. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychiatric drug could prevent bowel cancer, researchers say
Researchers in the Netherlands have started a clinical trial to discover if a commonly used psychiatric drug can boost the fitness of healthy cells in the gut to prevent the development of bowel cancer. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clinical trial launched following discovery that psychiatric drug may prevent bowel cancer
(Worldwide Cancer Research) The study, published in the journal Nature, shows how a drug available on the NHS can boost fitness of healthy stem cells in the gut, making them more resistant to sabotage from mutant stem cells that cause cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 2, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The hidden sign ‘mixed’ into your poo to look out for
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. A review conducted into the clinical features of bowel cancer identified a hidden warning sign in poo to look out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Change in the colour of your poo? Warning signs of the disease
BOWEL cancer has been on the rise in the past few years. The potentially deadly disease affects a person's bowel movements changing the colour of your poo. What should you look out for? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The consistency of your poo ‘is one of the most common signs’
BOWEL cancer has a "clear link" with drinking alcohol, said experts at DrinkAware. Recognising the symptoms early enough can lead to a full recovery, so it's important to check out the consistency of your poo. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heavy use of sugar-sweetened drinks may raise bowel cancer risk, study finds
Adults who drink two or more daily sugar-sweetened beverages may be doubling their risk for developing bowel cancer before they turn 50 years old, according to a study published Thursday by the journal Gut. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - May 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Tenesmus affects digestion and is a major warning sign – what is it?
BOWEL cancer is a disease which has been on the rise in recent years. Warning signs often relate to digestion with a condition known as tenesmus being a big indicator. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High sugar-sweetened drinks tally linked to doubling in bowel cancer risk before age 50
(BMJ) Drinking two or more daily sugar-sweetened beverages in adulthood is linked to a doubling in the risk of bowel cancer before the age of 50 -- at least in women, finds research published online in the journal Gut.And each daily serving is associated with a 16% higher risk, rising to 32% per daily serving during the teenage years, the findings indicate. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 6, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: How many times do you poo a day? How often can be worrying
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. A study investigated the association between frequency of bowel movements and bowel cancer risk - how frequent is a cause for concern. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nanotechnology offers new hope for bowel cancer patients
(University of South Australia) Bowel cancer survival rates could be improved if chemotherapy drugs were delivered via tiny nanoparticles to the diseased organs rather than oral treatment. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 2, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: How often do you poo? Your answer may signal you're at risk
THE SYMPTOMS of bowel cancer typically involve changes to one's bowel habits. A study published in the British Journal of Cancer found a strong association between infrequent bowel movements and cancer. But how infrequent? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: A popular medication can change person’s gut microbiome and increase risk
BOWEL cancer diagnosis has been on the rise in the past few years. Could antibiotic use be the cause? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Artificial intelligence could create better outcomes for bowel cancer patients
(University of Leeds) A test which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to measure proteins present in some patients with advanced bowel cancer could hold the key to more targeted treatment, according to research published today. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The four ‘most common’ bowel changes to watch out for
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. The main symptoms are associated with a change in bowel habits. Here are the four most common, according to charity Guts UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: The two ‘most common’ changes in your bowel habits to look out for
BOWEL cancer symptoms can be hard to spot because they don't necessarily make a person feel unwell. According to one expert, the single most common symptom of bowel cancer is changes in bowel habits over a number weeks - and there are two changes to look out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mutations in overlooked DNA could have profound impact on survival for bowel cancer patients
(Cancer Research UK) Mutations in the DNA of the cell's energy 'factories' increases the chances of survival for people with bowel cancer, according to a study published today (Thursday) in Nature Metabolism. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 8, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Roche launches Elecsys Anti-p53 immunoassay to aid diagnosis of various cancer types
Basel, 07 April 2021 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the launch of the Elecsys Anti-p53 immunoassay for the in vitro quantitative determination of anti-p53 antibodies. This test is used to aid physicians to diagnose throat cancer, bowel cancer and breast cancer in patients, in conjunction with other diagnostic tests. The assay is now available for all markets accepting the CE Mark.“The addition of our Elecsys Anti-p53 immunoassay will help clinicians to quickly and reliably diagnose several prevalent cancers and might assist in leading to a better prognosis for many patients.”, said Thomas ...
Source: Roche Media News - April 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Roche launches Elecsys Anti-p53 immunoassay to aid diagnosis of various cancer types
Basel, 07 April 2021 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the launch of the Elecsys Anti-p53 immunoassay for the in vitro quantitative determination of anti-p53 antibodies. This test is used to aid physicians to diagnose throat cancer, bowel cancer and breast cancer in patients, in conjunction with other diagnostic tests. The assay is now available for all markets accepting the CE Mark.“The addition of our Elecsys Anti-p53 immunoassay will help clinicians to quickly and reliably diagnose several prevalent cancers and might assist in leading to a better prognosis for many patients.”, said Thomas ...
Source: Roche Investor Update - April 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: 'Increased looseness' is a highly predictive indicator - study
Bowel cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. Despite its prevalence, the symptoms can be vague and attributed to less serious conditions. Research has sought to identify the symptoms that are highly "predictive" of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating: Is it gas or a sign of bowel cancer? It depends on the other symptoms
STOMACH bloating can feel tight and uncomfortable, but it might be a warning sign of advanced bowel cancer. How can you be sure it's only a little bit of gas, or if the swelling is due to fluid build-up? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Looser stools which are closer together and tinged with blood could be signs
BOWEL cancer will often appear in one's stools signalling something is not right. What are the signs and how to know your stools are healthy? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news