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Bowel cancer test could determine YOUR risk: Man said disease only presented THIS symptom
BOWEL cancer could be detected sooner in patients thanks to a new test which could indicate risk of the deadly disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Childhood IBD linked to raised long-term risk of cancer
Excess risk of gastrointestinal cancer persists into adulthood, but absolute risk is small Related items fromOnMedica Sticky gel breakthrough in colitis treatment Gene variant linked to development of inflammatory disease Big fall in bowel cancer deaths Stem cells repair bowel disease Developing and using a tool to improve outcomes in colorectal cancer (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - September 21, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Women who carry excess abdominal fat have a 50% chance of developing lung and bowel cancer
(Natural News) A new study found that women who carry excess abdominal fat have more chances of having lung and bowel cancer, according to the Daily Mail report. Experts said that excess tummy fat triggers an increase in insulin which is known to disrupt hormone production, and excess body fat increases chronic inflammation. Both are... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer diet: Avoid THESE four common foods to ward off deadly symptoms
BOWEL cancer kills more than 44 people a day, with diet a major contributing factor. These are the foods to eat and avoid to ward off symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer warning - the food you should AVOID to reduce colorectal cancer
BOWEL cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, is one of the most common forms of cancer in the UK. While not every case can be prevented, people can make changes to their diet to reduce risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer warning - the food you should AVOID to reduce risk of colorectal cancer
BOWEL cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, is one of the most common forms of cancer in the UK. While not every case can be prevented, people can make changes to their diet to reduce risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer warning: Quarter of people are mistaking deadly symptoms for THIS
BOWEL cancer symptoms include bloating and weight loss, but thousands are mistaking them for signs of an issue with their diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer risk: Eating wholegrains could have major impact on risk
BOWEL cancer risk could be reduced by eating wholegrains - including brown rice - a new report by experts have revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating wholegrains could reduce bowel cancer risk
WHOLEGRAINS could reduce bowel cancer risk, a new report by experts have revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Taking THIS common drug could protect against disease - but there's a catch
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the UK - but taking an aspirin every day can help stave off the disease. However, there is a catch. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What is a stoma? Woman fitted with colostomy bag after bowel cancer surgery explains
A STOMA is where a section of the bowel is brought out through an opening in the stomach area - and bowel movements are collected in a pouch attached the the skin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study reveals role of proteins in treating bowel cancer
A new bowel cancer study conducted by the UK ’s Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute has revealed the impact of mutations on protein networks. (Source: Pharmaceutical Technology)
Source: Pharmaceutical Technology - August 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bowel cancer breakthrough: THIS finding offers new promise for treatment
BOWEL cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK - and there are more than 41,300 new cases of the disease each year. Scientists have said a new breakthrough could bring fresh hopes for effective treatment. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer study reveals impact of mutations on protein networks
(Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute) For the first time, scientists have completed a detailed study of many of the proteins in bowel cancer cells. Scientists from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute investigated the role proteins play in predicting how common mutations affect proteins in the cancer cells and also whether such proteins are important in predicting the cancer's response to treatment. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - August 29, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Bowel cancer deaths drop by a third in 20 years
According to new figures, bowel cancer was responsible for 38 deaths/100,000 people in 1995, falling to 26 deaths/100,000 people by 2015, which equates to decrease from 17,600 in 1995 to 15,800 in 2015. Experts believe better treatment lies behind the dramatic drop in deaths. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer test: 'No health minister' means NI people must wait
A new screening test for bowel cancer in NI is on hold because there is no Stormont health minister. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer deaths rates drop - knowing THESE symptoms could be why
BOWEL cancer is the second high cause of cancer deaths in the UK - accounting for more than ten per cent of all deaths from the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Big fall in bowel cancer deaths
Bowel cancer deaths fall by a third in 20 years Related items fromOnMedica Developing and using a tool to improve outcomes in colorectal cancer Long delay after FIT linked to higher risk of cancer Fifth of emergency bowel cancer cases had red flag symptoms Colorectal cancer patients survive longer if overweight Early stage bowel cancer more likely to be picked up by screening (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - August 15, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Bowel cancer deaths in UK drop by 30% in 20 years
Deaths from the disease have fallen from 17,600 in 1995 to 15,800 in 2015. Better treatment and screening methods and improved public awareness have played a role say Cancer Research UK. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer diet: The foods which can help reduce YOUR risk revealed
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK and usually affects people over the age of sixty. Diet is one of the ways people can prevent the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer breakthrough: New test could increase chance of survival
BOWEL cancer patients could benefit from a new test which could increase their risk of survival, experts have revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer news: THIS can double the risk of disease AND it's preventable
BOWEL cancer risk has previously been linked to being overweight and obese. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer - THIS preventable factor could double your risk of disease
BOWEL cancer risk has previously been linked to being overweight and obese. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer warning: THIS factor may fuel disease - it could be as dangerous as DIET
BOWEL cancer - also known as colon or rectal cancer - is one of the most common types of cancer in the UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise programme helps cancer patients sleep after chemo
A six-week exercise programme helped bowel cancer patients get the sleep they needed to recover from gruelling chemo and prepare for surgery, according to a UK study. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - July 12, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Bowel cancer warning - these illnesses could stop doctors spotting symptoms
BOWEL cancer diagnosis could be pushed back by more than three week if people are already suffering from serious long-term health conditions such as inflammatory bowel disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer warning: Western high fat diet 'causes tumours to grow'
A HIGH fat Western diet rich in red and processed meats does cause bowel cancer tumours to grow, a study has found. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer FUELLED by drinking alcohol: Are YOU putting yourself at risk?
BOWEL cancer and oesophageal cancer are two of a group of digestive cancers which are being fuelled in Europe by over-consumption of alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer diagnosis delayed by other illness
(University of Exeter) A new study revealed that additional serious long-term health conditions, such as heart disease, can push a bowel cancer diagnosis back by up to twenty six days.The latest figures suggest that around 70% of people have at least one of these potentially serious long-term health conditions at the time they are diagnosed with cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 5, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: It's being fuelled by drinking THIS many alcoholic drinks per day
BOWEL cancer and oesophageal cancer are two of a group of digestive cancers which are being fuelled in Europe by over-consumption of alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer risk increased by two alcoholic drinks a day
Researchers from the United European Gastroenterology, based in Vienna, Austria, warned that having two alcoholic drinks a day increases the risk of oesophagal cancer by one fifth. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oxford University to investigate AZD1775 for bowel cancer
The UK's University of Oxford is set to investigate AstraZeneca ’s experimental drug AZD1775 in a new clinical trial for treatment of patients with bowel cancer.   (Source: Drug Development Technology)
Source: Drug Development Technology - July 3, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Diet to avoid bowel cancer - THREE key foods which will help reduce risk
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK and generally affects people over the age of 60. However experts have revealed you can reduce risk by following one particular diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

National bowel cancer screening cost  effective in Australia
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - June 30, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Salmon could boost your chances of surviving bowel cancer
Omega-3 fatty acids stop bowel cancer from spreading across the body by releasing molecules that directly attack the deadly tumours, Aberdeen University researchers say. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer and diet link: How nutrients in THESE foods could help you survive disease
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer - mostly affecting people over the age of 60. The disease can be treated if it is caught early enough. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do YOU have Lynch syndrome? Genetic condition is common cause of killer bowel cancer
LYNCH syndrome is a genetic condition which is the most common cause of hereditary bowel cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DIY kit given to patients for bowel cancer tests
The kit is being issued by GPs to NHS patients suffering lower abdominal pain and bleeding, after trials found the test was so accurate that it ‘ruled out’ tumours in more than 95 per cent of cases. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer cure? Blood test only given to HALF of patients could improve treatment
BOWEL cancer - sometimes called colon or colorectal cancer, depending on where it starts - tends to affect those over the age of 60. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Underused cancer test could improve treatment of colon cancer
Blood test for carcinoembryonic antigen could help determine whether to use chemotherapy Related items fromOnMedica Aspirin linked to better colon cancer survival Developing and using a tool to improve outcomes in colorectal cancer Fifth of emergency bowel cancer cases had red flag symptoms Long delay after FIT linked to higher risk of cancer (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 22, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Rates of disease rising among young people - could THIS be why?
BOWEL cancer, a disease which affects thousands of people every year - is most commonly believed to be a disease which affects older people - especially as this is the category routinely screened for symptoms of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer survival - would you take THIS test to extend your life?
BOWEL CANCER is a one of the most common cancers in the UK. People in at risk groups for bowel cancer can have screening to detect symptoms of the disease, but a new test for patients with the disease could go a step further. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

19-year-old dies of bowel cancer after GP mistake
Megan Pryde passed away peacefully last Friday surrounded by her loved ones at her home in Little Corby, near Carlisle. She was diagnosed with bowel cancer in February last year. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer patient reveals how the disease can REALLY affect men
A FORMER bowel cancer patient has revealed how he dealt with the diagnosis after research revealed thousands of men feel emasculated because of cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New web calculator to more accurately predict bowel cancer survival
(University of Nottingham) 'How long do I have, doctor?' For many cancer patients, following the initial shock of their diagnosis, thoughts quickly turn to estimating how much precious time they have left with family and friends or whether certain treatments could prolong their life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Former bowel cancer patient reveals how simple test CURED bloating and digestive pain
A FORMER bowel cancer patient who suffered a heart attack and a prolonged bout of bad digestive health has changed his life after taking a simple test. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low complication rates after screening colonoscopy
(Deutsches Aerzteblatt International) During colonoscopy screening for bowel cancer and in the four weeks after the procedure, the risk for complications to develop is low. This is the finding of a prospective cohort study conducted in the Saarland region, whose results Nadine Zwink and coauthors report in the current issue of Deutsches Ä rzteblatt International (Dtsch Aerztebl Int 2017; 114: 321-7). https://www.aerzteblatt.de/pdf.asp?id=188338 (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 14, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Vegetarian diets almost twice as effective in reducing body weight
Vegetarian dieters also reduced muscle fat more than dieters who followed a conventional low calorie diet Related items fromOnMedica Vegetarians have lower bowel cancer risk than meat-eaters Vegetarian diet could cut obesity risk EU must do more to tackle obesity ‘epidemic’ May be time for Britons to switch to Mediterranean diet, study suggests Real food and brisk daily walk best for heart health (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 13, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Is white bread just as healthy as brown?
Conclusion Studies that suggest "everything you thought you knew about healthy eating is wrong" create great headlines, but rarely stand up to much analysis. There are many reasons why you might choose wholemeal bread over white bread, and results from a week-long study in 20 people aren't going to change all of those. The main measure of interest in the study is glycaemic control, a measure of how quickly the body can process glucose consumed in the diet. Poor glycaemic control is seen as a risk factor for type 2 diabetes, where the body can't process glucose properly, leading to high blood sugar, which can da...
Source: NHS News Feed - June 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Food/diet Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms - THIS is your best protection against the killer disease
BOWEL cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK and the second most common cause of cancer death with over 41,000 new cases diagnosed each year. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news