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    What do I need to know about caring for someone with bowel cancer?

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  • Bowel Cancer Australia is the leading community-funded charity dedicated to prevention, early diagnosis, research, quality treatment and care for everyone affected by bowel cancer. We … View Profile

    A diagnosis of bowel cancer has huge implications for the individual, their family and friends and therefore support is not just limited to medical issues.  Patients and their loved ones need support in a range of ways including emotional, practical and financial.
    Further details are available on the Living with Bowel Cancer page on the Bowel Cancer Australia website.
    Bowel Cancer Australia has a number of patient publications available, covering every stage in the bowel cancer journey, including; Surgery; Treatment; and Diet & Nutrition. Visit the Patient Information page to download your copy.
    You are also always very welcome to contact Bowel Cancer Australia’s patient services team with any questions you may have about caring for someone with bowel cancer.
    Information taken from the Bowel Cancer Australia website

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