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Cancer Research UK and Channel 4 to broadcast world’s first TV advert live from inside the human body
A 90 second advert on 18 January will give viewers a unique opportunity to see live inside the human body
Bowel cancer is more likely to be diagnosed at the earliest stage if it is picked up by screening according to new figures.
Thousands more people would take part in bowel cancer screening if the kit included extras, such as gloves and “poo catchers”.
People who have problems with numbers may be more likely to feel negative about bowel cancer screening.
Research shows late stage bowel cancer patients may be more likely to survive than those whose late stage cancer is picked up after symptoms develop.
The number of UK bowel cancer deaths could be cut by nearly two-thirds within the next 15 years if certain recommendations are followed, according to the charity Bowel...
The Governmentїs deliberate fudge over its commitment to a bowel screening programme is a gross betrayal of trust and will cost lives according to Cancer Research UK
The Government needs to resolve a number of issues to ensure the health service can cope with a national bowel screening programme, a leading Cancer Research UK scientist...