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The web Directory of Information Materials for People Affected by Cancer is regularly updated and currently has details of over 1,900 booklets, leaflets, books and audiovisual materials for people affected by cancer. Most have been published in the last five years but we have included some older ones that are still useful.

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Cover image of 'Eating well. Living with bowel cancer'

Eating well. Living with bowel cancer (June 2017)

Beating Bowel Cancer

Food and diet can cause problems following treatment for bowel cancer. This booklet describes the side-effects of treatment (sore mouth, dry mouth, wind, nausea and vomiting) and suggests ways to help deal with them. It also has practical advice about maintaining a healthy diet, living with a colostomy, work and social life, travel and eating out.

Cover image of 'Living well. Beyond bowel cancer'

Living well. Beyond bowel cancer (June 2016)

Beating Bowel Cancer

Information and advice for people with bowel cancer after treatment has finished.

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Detect and diagnose. Understanding bowel cancer (January 2016)

Beating Bowel Cancer

This booklet explains what bowel cancer is and describes the risk factors and symptoms, how to reduce the risk (such as changes to the diet and regular exercise), screening, visiting the GP, and being referred for investigations. It also has useful addresses and case studies.

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Your pathway. Bowel cancer treatment (March 2016)

Beating Bowel Cancer

This booklet aims to help people with bowel cancer understand the patient pathway and the treatment options available to them. As well as describing surgery, chemotherapy (including descriptions of specific drugs), and radiotherapy, it also covers clinical trials, what happens after treatment, and who's who in the multidisciplinary team. Real case studies are used to illustrate and reinforce the information given.

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Treating metastases. Advanced bowel cancer (November 2015)

Beating Bowel Cancer

This booklet provides information for people whose bowel cancer has spread. 

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Bowel scope screening [Arabic] (January 2013)

NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

Information to help people decide if they want to take up an invitation for bowel scope screening.

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Bowel scope screening [Hindi] (January 2013)

NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

Information to help people decide if they want to take up an invitation for bowel scope screening.

Cover image of 'Bowel scope screening [Gujarati]'

Bowel scope screening [Gujarati] (January 2013)

NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

Information to help people decide if they want to take up an invitation for bowel scope screening.

Cover image of 'Bowel scope screening [Urdu]'

Bowel scope screening [Urdu] (January 2013)

NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

Information to help people decide if they want to take up an invitation for bowel scope screening.

Cover image of 'Bowel scope screening [French]'

Bowel scope screening [French] (January 2013)

NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

Information to help people decide if they want to take up an invitation for bowel scope screening.

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