Being very overweight in your teens may double the risk of developing bowel cancer by the time you are middle aged, suggests research published online in the journal Gut.
May 25, 2015
Study seeks to learn from breast and cervical screening programmes to improve uptake of bowel cancer tests
Bowel cancer is the UK's second-biggest cancer killer, accounting for 10% of all cancer deaths, yet only just over half of women eligible for the screening programme in Scotland take part.
May 27, 2015