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preventing bowel cancer with healthy living

Bowel cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths in Australia, claiming the lives of about 4,000 Australians each year.

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Beating Bowel Cancer With Early Detection

A national screening program is helping tackle one of Australia's deadliest forms of cancer.

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Preventing Cancer With Daily Aspirin

Regularly taking aspirin could halve the risk for developing a hereditary form of colorectal cancer.

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Exercise Reduces Risk For Polyps And Bowel Cancer

Physical activity plays an important role in the prevention of colon cancer.

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Outrun Cancer

Can we exercise away our risk of being afflicted with cancer? Sometimes...

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Cancer Threat With Diabetes Risk

People at high risk of developing diabetes are nearly twice as likely to die from cancer as people with normal glucose tolerance.

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Complex Role For Carrots

The health effects of a vitamin-packed carrot juice could be cancelled out by smoking or drinking alcohol, a study has shown.

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A High Fibre Moral

Your grandmother may have been right when she said: "An apple a day keeps the doctor away". Indeed, scientists may suggest an updated version of the adage, namely, "an apple a day may help keep colon cancer at bay."

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More Rye, Better Bowel

Fibre from rye appears more effective than that obtained from wheat for improving bowel health.

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Tea Combats Colon Cancer

Evidence suggests that drinking moderate amounts of green or ‘white' tea might protect against colon tumours about as well as a prescription drug.

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Belly Bug May Combat Colon Cancer

It may be cold comfort for any traveller who has endured an unwelcome dose of Bali or Delhi Belly but it seems the bug that causes those sprints to the toilet may be a warrior in the war against colon cancer.

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Exercise Gives Cancer Survivors A Lift

Cancer treatments, particularly those involving high dose chemotherapy or radiation, can be particularly unpleasant. News that low key exercise can enhance patients' physiological and psychological health is, therefore, most welcome.

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