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After a diagnosis of bowel cancer (fact sheet)

Fact sheet on after a diagnosis of bowel cancer. Interludes information on treatment options and looking after your emotional and physical wellness.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Disease stages, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2014

Last updated on this website:
23-07-2015

By: Cancer Council Australia
 

Understanding your FOBT (Faecal Occult Blood Test) (fact sheet)

Fact sheet on understanding your FOBT (Faecal Occult Blood Test). Information on taking the FOBT, National Bowel Screening Program, where to get the FOBT and what test results mean.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Disease stages
Targeting: General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2014

Last updated on this website:
23-07-2015

By: Cancer Council Australia
 

Early detection of bowel cancer (fact sheet)

Fact sheet on the early detection of bowel cancer. Information on screening, detection, signs and symptoms, and family history.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Disease stages
Targeting: General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
23-07-2015

By: Cancer Council Australia
 

Cancer Journeys in Northern Territory - Bowel (booklet)

These booklets are designed to guide people with cancer, their carers, and health professionals through the public health system in the Northern Territory. You may choose to access the private system or travel interstate for care. This may change the nature of the pathway you follow. These booklets cover the five most common tumour types in the Territory while this one covers bowel cancer.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Disease stages, Recovery, Strategies to reduce cancer risk, Treatment options
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
23-07-2015

By: CanNET NT
 

Finding and preventing bowel cancer (leaflet)

A guide to bowel cancer screening, covering what bowel screening involves, where to get a faecal occult blood test, bowel cancer warning signs, risk factors, and reducing your risk of bowel cancer in Victoria.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
16-07-2015

By: Cancer Council Victoria
 

It’s time to have a yarn about bowel cancer: finding it early can save your life (Indigenous)leaflet

The leaflet raises awareness of bowel cancer among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and contains a photograph of a Gunditjmara woman and bowel cancer survivor, along with her advice on not waiting too late to get a simple bowel cancer test.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
16-07-2015

By: Cancer Council Victoria
 

Understanding Bowel Cancer (National)

Provides introductory information to patients, friends and family to what bowel (colon) cancer is, answer common questions, and discusses diagnosis, treatment, making treatment decisions, side effects and support services.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Disease stages, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Recovery, Strategies to reduce cancer risk, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
10-07-2015

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

It's time to have a yarn about bowel cancer (Indigenous)(VIC)(leaflet)

If you’re 50 or older, there’s a simple test you can do at home to detect bowel cancer. Nearly all bowel cancers can be cured if found early. Prepared for Aboriginal communities in Victoria.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Communicating with health and medical staff
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2012

Last updated on this website:
09-07-2015

By: Cancer Council VIC
 

FAP - Family Adenomatous Polyposis (booklet)

Discusses the bowel, familiarl adenomatous polyposis, genetic testing for FAP, regular check-ups, support, surgery to prevent bowel cancer, the Victorian Family Cancer Register.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Sexuality issues, Treatment options
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
09-07-2015

By: Cancer Council VIC
 

Finding and preventing bowel cancer (VIC) (fact sheet)

Bowel cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, is the second biggest cancer killer in Australia (after lung cancer). 90% of bowel cancers can be cured if found early. It provides information on simple, at home test every two year, if you are aged 50 or over. Regular screening is important because bowel cancer can develop without noticeable symptoms.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Food and eating, Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
09-07-2015

By: Cancer Council VIC
 

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