New bowel screening initiative to be rolled out by end of year

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Newstalk ZB,
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Sat, 5 Jun 2021, 12:11PM
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New bowel screening initiative to be rolled out by end of year

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Sat, 5 Jun 2021, 12:11PM

The programme will be rolling out across the country by the end of the year. The idea is to to detect the early signs of changes in the bowel which could indicate bowel cancer. 

Bryan Betty is a GP and medical director for the College of GPs, he’s also on the Covid-19 advisory committee and he talked Jack Tame through the ins and outs of the initiative.  

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