Men and women, ages 50 years and over, should complete a fecal occult blood test (FOBT) every 2 years if they have no family history of colorectal cancer.
Only 25.1% of eligible men and women complete their FOBT kits in Northwestern Ontario.
Talk to your friends and family about the importance of screening.
The resources listed below can be helpful, reliable information to share with your patients.
Patient Symptom Management Guides
Cancer Care Ontario created patient guides to help manage symptoms. The guides are filled with easy-to-understand, practical tips for what patients should do and when to get help from their health care team.
Guides are available for: