Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world, with 1 in 11 Aussie men developing bowel cancer in their lifetime.
Choices you make related to diet, lifestyle, screening and surveillance can influence your bowel cancer risk.
More than 8,000 Australian men are diagnosed with bowel cancer each year, around 560 of those men are under the age of 50.
It is a disease that affects men of all ages, and one of the many reasons we’ve dedicated the month of December to encouraging men around the country to grow out their chin curls and help us beat bowel cancer.
Bowel cancer is Australia's second deadliest cancer and around 1 in 11 Aussie men will develop the disease in their lifetime.
That’s why we’ve dedicated the month of December to raising much needed funds and awareness for bowel cancer in men.