More than one in three people will develop some form of cancer during their lifetime.
Your NHS wants to see you
We are lucky to have a range of cancer screening programmes available on the NHS to detect cancer early when it’s easier to treat.
If you are eligible you will get information through the post for these three cancer screening programmes:
You can also make simple changes to your lifestyle to reduce your risk of developing cancer. For example, eating healthily, taking regular exercise and not smoking.
Screening is the process of identifying healthy people who may have an increased chance of a disease or condition. Check out this screening timeline leaflet here.
Read more information about screening here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/nhs-population-screening-explained
The following links have more useful information about cancer: