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Help & Support: Bowel Cancer (Changes in bowel habits)

See your GP if you've experienced one of the changes listed below and it's lasted for more than a few weeks:

  • blood in your stools
  • diarrhoea or constipation for no obvious reason
  • a feeling of not having fully emptied your bowels after going to the toilet
  • pain in your stomach (abdomen) or back passage (anus)
  • persistent bloating

Other Helpful Information:

BLEEDING

You should also see your GP if you have any unexplained bleeding.

BREAST CANCER

See your GP if you notice a lump in your breast or if you have a lump that's rapidly increasing in size elsewhere on your body.

MOLES

See your GP if you notice any unusual moles, sores, lumps, blemishes, markings or changes in the way an area of the skin looks or feels.

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