Bowel cancer: You’re never too young
cancer, to urge them to visit their GP if they have symptoms, and to raise funds so that Bowel Cancer New Zealand can continue to raise awareness.
Despite bowel cancer being curable in 75 per cent of cases if caught early, this cancer kills 1200 New Zealanders each year – that’s as many as breast and prostate cancer combined. More than 300 of the people diagnosed each year are in their 20s, 30s and 40s. If you have symptoms, taking action quickly is so
Find out more about symptoms or make a donation at nevertooyoung.org.nz.
All the people in the Never Too Young campaign were diagnosed with bowel cancer in their 20s and 30s.