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Bowel screening delays

19th May 2006

There is controversy over the national bowel screening programme, which was due to start in April for all 60 - 69 year olds.  The Department of Health insists the programme will go ahead as planned, but Cancer Research UK has said that a lack of funding and preparation have caused a delay.

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Article Information

Title: Bowel screening delays
Author: Sue Knights
Article Id: 335
Date Added: 19th May 2006


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