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'I thought it was an IBS flare-up… then the doctor told me I had a 15cm tumour' – Woman (38) diagnosed with bowel cancer

Katie Boylan with her dog Rocky. Photo: Fergal Phillips ‘I thought it was an IBS flare-up… then the doctor told me I had a 15cm tumour’ – Woman (38) diagnosed with bowel cancer Independent.ie When Katie Boylan (38) suddenly fell ill in 2015, she reasoned that it was a bad case of irritable bowel syndrome… Read More »

Mother, 47, mistook her symptoms of bowel cancer for drinking too much COFFEE

Mother diagnosed with bowel cancer after she mistook her constipation for drinking too much COFFEE shares picture of her recovering after life-changing surgery Amanda Cunnington, from Bristol, and her doctor at first thought she had IBS  But when her symptoms got worse they realised it was actually cancer She needed her colon removed last month… Read More »