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Topic "Bowel" in Maltese - total 8 documents

Title: A simple, free test could save your life
Summary: This flyer explains the benefits of screening for bowel cancer and where to find out more information.

Title: Constipation - health literacy information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about prevention and management of constipation for residents, families and carers.

Title: Constipation and Bowel Control
Summary: This fact sheet explains what constipation is and suggests some ideas for improvement and tells you where to get more help.

Title: Continence Products
Summary: Three out of four people who have bowel or bladder control problems can be cured or helped to better manage their problem. Continence products are used to manage the symptons of poor bladder and bowel control.

Title: Finding and preventing bowel cancer
Summary: Describes early detection of bowel cancer through screening and awareness of symptoms.

Title: Healthy Diet and Bowels
Summary: A healthy diet containing plenty of different fibre rich foods, lots of fluids as well as exercise is recommended to keep our bowels healthy and regular. Fibre can help protect against diverticular disease, haemorrhoids, constipation and chronic diseases such as heart disease and type 2 diabetes, and can also help with controlling your weight.

Title: National Bowel Cancer Screening Program Information Booklet
Summary: This booklet tells you the main facts about bowel cancer, about a simple screening test, called Fasecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT), that you can do at home and about follow-up tests used to look for changes in your bowel, including cancer. It also tells you about how you can reduce your risk of getting bowel cancer.

Title: Poor Bowel Control
Summary: People with poor bowel control accidentally pass bowel motions at the wrong time or in the wrong place. They may also pass wind when they do not mean to.

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