In Australia nearly 15,000 people are diagnosed with bowel cancer, with over 4000 dying each year. If caught early the success rate is around 90%. Unfortunately less than 40% are detected early.
So what symptoms should you be aware of? How can you help reduce your chances of getting the condition? And if you do get bowel cancer what support is there available? To answer these questions and more Clair Annear, National Community Engagement Manager of Bowel Cancer Australia will be joining us.