Bowel screening programme rolls out to Canterbury

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 25 Nov 2020, 1:47PM
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Bowel screening programme rolls out to Canterbury

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 25 Nov 2020, 1:47PM

The National Bowel Screening Programme is rolling out in Canterbury, aiming to detect bowel cancer in people before symptoms show.

Clinical lead for the Canterbury District Health Board National Bowel Screening Programme, Dr Teresa Chalmers-Watson, spoke to Chris Lynch about the programme and who is eligible. 

Listen above.