April 2018 is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month.
Bowel cancer is the UK’s second biggest cancer killer however, it is treatable and curable especially if diagnosed early. Most people diagnosed with it are over the age of 60.
If you experience any of the below symptoms, it’s worth getting them checked out with your GP;
These symptoms are fairly common for a number of things, such as:
Why not try the bowel cancer symptom checker for advice on what you can try to see if your symptoms get better, and when you should see your GP to discuss whether tests are necessary.