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Beating Bowel Cancer News

We’re delighted to announce that Professor David Jayne, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, has been appointed the UK’s first Bowel Cancer UK/Royal…

Posted on - 16/04/2018

A quarter of people (25%) only named one of the five most common bowel cancer symptoms and more than 1…

Posted on - 11/04/2018

New ‘one stop shops’ designed to speed-up cancer diagnosis and help save lives are being rolled out across England.

Posted on - 03/04/2018

For Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, the former Health Secretary Lord Andrew Lansley has revealed that he has bowel cancer and…

Posted on - 03/04/2018

New research published in Lancet Oncology has shown that many patients receiving chemotherapy following surgery for bowel cancer may only…

Posted on - 29/03/2018

Bowel Cancer News

The Francis Crick Institute - 20/10/2017
Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have discovered a new drug target for bowel cancer that is specific to tumour...
Bowel Disease Research Foundation - 22/08/2017
Beating Bowel Cancer was pleased recently to help publicise a survey being conducted by the Bowel Disease Research Foundation. The...
The Institute of Cancer Research - 11/08/2017
Giving patients with bowel cancer an MRI scan and a blood test could pick out those who would benefit from...
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - 27/07/2017
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is recommending the adoption of quantitative faecal immunochemical tests (FIT) in...
Beating Bowel Cancer - 19/07/2017
Beating Bowel Cancer is proud to be involved in the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland’s (ACPGBI) new...