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Bowel cancer screening- benefits

Bowel cancer screening can detect bowel cancer at its earliest stage, when there is a 9 in 10 (90%) chance of curing it. Bowel screening can prevent some bowel cancers from developing. With regular screening, the number of people who die from bowel cancer is reduced by 16%.

Please visit the NHS website for more information.  https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/bowel-cancer-screening/