ABOUT BOWEL CANCER

Helping more Kiwis understand, prevent and beat bowel cancer.

The more we know about bowel cancer, the better the chances of beating it. This section contains helpful information about the risk factors, symptoms, screening and prevention, as well as treatment options and questions to ask your doctor if you’re concerned you may have bowel cancer.

What is Bowel Cancer?

Managing risk

Treatment options

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No one likes to talk about bowel cancer, but the bottom line is, the more you know, the better the chances of beating it. So check out our helpful blogs and tips on preventing this silent killer – and read the stories of Kiwis affected by bowel cancer.

CottonSofts has a passion for the cause
In May 2013, CottonSofts became a proud sponsor and supporter of Bowel Cancer New Zealand. Since then, CottonSofts have worked
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Emma’s Move your Butt challenge: Just imagine the pain of losing a loved one
Emma Purchase’s gorgeous husband Chris, the father to her two children (Stevie 3.5 years old and Tom 19 months), tragically
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COVID-19 advice for our bowel cancer community
We have collated some information on COVID-19 for bowel cancer patients and their whānau, or those concerned they have bowel
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Liana & Simon Doull’s Move your Butt challenge
“Bowel cancer is not always a death sentence – if it’s caught early enough.” – Simon Doull Former Black Caps
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