If you’ve had blood in your poo or looser poo for the last 3 weeks, tell your doctor.

If you’ve had blood in your poo or looser poo for 3 weeks, your doctor wants to know.

Chances are it’s nothing to worry about, but these symptoms could be signs of bowel cancer, so tell your doctor. Finding bowel cancer early makes it more treatable and could save your life.

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Watch this advert and learn about the early signs of bowel cancer. Finding it early makes it more treatable, and could save your life.

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