Bowel cancer screening – aged between 60-74 you will be sent a testing kit every two years. If you are older than 74 please request a free kit by calling freephone 0800 707 6060.
Bowel cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK, after breast, lung and prostate cancers.
It affects both men and women and the risk increases with age. For further information please click here.
When bowel cancer is caught early there is a better chance of surviving the disease. For more information about the bowel screening programme visit www.cruk.org/bowelscreening.