Cancer - Earlier Diagnosis

Don’t let the thought of cancer play on your mind. If something in your body doesn’t feel right, talk to us. Most people who go for tests find out it’s not cancer.

Finding out sooner is always better. Contact your GP practice.


Contact your GP practice if you experience any of the below symptoms

  • Tummy trouble, such as discomfort or diarrhoea for three weeks or more

  • Blood in your pee even just once

  • Unexpected or unexplained bleeding

  • Unexplained pain that lasts three weeks or more

  • An unexplained lump or

  • A cough for three weeks or more (that isn’t COVID 19)

Not all the symptoms of cancer are easy to spot Contact your GP practice if you experience one or more of these symptoms, for three weeks or more

  • Unexplained weight loss

  • Feeling tired and unwell and not sure why

  • Heartburn or indigestion or

  • Unusual, pale or greasy poo