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Jul 11, 2014

Wristbands To Support Bowel Cancer Awareness

Use Custom Bracelets for Prevention, Education

Bowel cancer, also known as colorectal cancer or colon cancer, is any cancer that affects the large bowel (colon) and rectum. Bowel cancers are generally very treatable when caught early. Unfortunately, it's easy to discount symptoms of this cancer and many sufferers do not seek treatment until the cancer is more advanced. Bowel cancer awareness wristbands can spread the message of prevention that may save someone's life.

Bowel Cancer Awareness Wristbands

Many events for bowel cancer awareness occur in conjunction colorectal cancer awareness month in March. When you design your bowel cancer awareness wristbands with AmazingWristband's online tool, you can choose your customized color, message, font, artwork and more. The tool is easy to use and many of our silicone bands can be delivered within just a few weeks, and even sooner if necessary.

Facts about Bowel Cancer Awareness

While not entirely preventable, early diagnosis is key to surviving bowel cancer. That's why most awareness campaigns focus on early symptoms and. According to the Centers for Disease Control, among cancers that affect both men and women, bowel cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the US. Here are some important facts about bowel cancer:

  • Every year, about 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with bowel cancer, and more than 50,000 people die from it.
  • If you're 50 years old or older, getting a screening test for bowel cancer could save your life. Screenings will detect precancerous polyps so they can be removed before they turn into cancer. Screening tests also can find bowel cancer early, when treatment often leads to a cure.
  • Symptoms for bowel cancer may include blood in or on the stool, stomach pain, aches, or cramps that do not go away, and unexpected weight loss.
  • Bowel cancer usually grows very slowly over a period of up to 10 years, before it starts to spread and affect other parts of the body.

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Last modified on: April 15th, 2017