The Bowel Cancer App, developed by Bowel Cancer Australia, provides up-to-date and practical information on bowel cancer prevention, early detection and management. Your health is in your own hands as the Bowel Cancer App delivers easy to use, engaging and interactive resources for when you need them most. The Bowel Cancer App can help you: • Understand bowel cancer risk factors • Recognise signs and symptoms of bowel cancer • Learn how to assess your personal risk and screen for bowel cancer • Set up annual screening reminders • Link to nurse and nutrition advisory services • Set up a treatment diary including medications list • Keep a list of questions for your doctor • Choose from nutritious recipes and plan meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner • Access relevant Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
Key features • The latest statistics on bowel cancer in Australia • Diet and lifestyle strategies to reduce your risk of bowel cancer • Interactive treatment and screening pathways • Video on bowel cancer, how to perform FOB tests and how to prep for colonoscopy • Frequently asked questions and answers about the diagnosis and management of bowel cancer • Capacity to write your own notes in Need to ask • Facility to email treatment diary entries to your oncologist • Comprehensive food guide including high and low fibre and vegetarian options Bowel Cancer (also known as colorectal cancer) is one of the most common cancers in Australia and the second leading cause of cancer deaths. However, the disease is preventable, treatable and beatable if detected early. For more information visit: bowelcanceraustralia.org
May 8, 2014
500 - 1,000
2.2 and up
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