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Bowel Cancer - The Facts

Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world.
Bowel cancer is the third most common type of newly diagnosed cancer in Australia. 
14,958 Australians are told they have bowel cancer every year.
Bowel cancer is Australia's second biggest cancer killer after lung cancer, claiming the lives of 4,162 people every year.