Real stories

Linda's story

Linda recalls the day she first noticed her bowel cancer symptoms, and discusses her regret at not seeing her doctor straight away.

Media last reviewed: 19/10/2016

Next review due: 19/10/2019

Lester's story

Lester and his wife Carolyn talk about his experience of bowel cancer, and offer their advice to others.

Media last reviewed: 19/10/2016

Next review due: 19/10/2019

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