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If you have a question for our nurses, please post it here or email nurse@bowelcanceruk.org.uk. Typically you will receive a response within 2-4 working days. Please note this is for non-urgent enquiries only. If you are feeling unwell please contact your hospital team or GP.

If you are looking for information about coronavirus we’ve created a dedicated section on our website which we’re continually updating with what the latest guidance and advice means for you https://www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk/coronavirus  

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