Bowel Screening Lifesaver Poster

An A3 poster to promote and encourage participation in the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program

Page last updated: 06 July 2020 (this page is generated automatically and reflects updates to other content within the website)

PDF version: Promoting Bowel Screening in General Practice (PDF 678 KB)

A simple bowel test could save your life

The home test kit sent in the mail to 50 to 74 year olds is free, easy to do and can detect early signs of bowel cancer. Sometimes bowel cancer doesn’t have any symptoms — that’s why doing the test is so important. When detected early 90% of bowel cancers can be successfully treated. So don’t underestimate the power of your poo, it could save your life. 1800 118 868

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