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Latest: Coronavirus vaccine for people with Crohn’s or Colitis
15 September 2021
The COVID-19 vaccine is low risk, and is the best way to protect yourself and others against coronavirus. It's important to consider getting the vaccine when it is offered to you, especially if you are at increased risk of complications from the…
Medication, fasting and Yom Kippur.
13 September 2021
Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day in the Jewish year. This year, it's being marked on Thursday 16 September. Matty explains it's significance and sat down with Rabbi Schochet to find out more about…
It’s complicated: living with pouchitis and cuffitis
08 September 2021
Living with Crohn’s or Colitis can present many challenges and sometimes results in specific medical complications, such as pouchitis and cuffitis.
What is the third COVID-19 vaccine dose?
03 September 2021
Are you taking an immunosuppressant for your Crohn’s or Colitis? If so, you may be eligible for a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. We are aware that there are some delays and problems in people getting their third vaccine dose. We are…
I’m leaving a gift in my will to help future generations.
31 August 2021
Joanne is one of many supporters who remember us in their Will, leaving a legacy which will help us continue being there for everyone affected by Crohn's and Colitis.
I live with IBS and Crohn’s Disease.
23 August 2021
For people who live with Crohn's or Colitis alongside irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), it can be difficult to determine the cause of symptoms and, therefore, manage them. Franchesca tells us how she does it and what life is like for her with…
Have your say: Plans to increase qualifying age for free prescriptions in England
19 August 2021
The UK government is consulting on plans to push back the age that people can stop paying for their NHS prescriptions from 60 to 66. Currently, England is the only country in the UK that charges…
Our researchers on IBD-BOOST and how you can get involved
17 August 2021
Fatigue, pain, and urgency are experienced by lots of people with Crohn’s and Colitis. For many, these symptoms are a daily battle and can significantly affect their lives and wellbeing. We are therefore proud and committed to be supporting…
I live with an invisible illness and sometimes I feel invisible too!
12 August 2021
Last year, after a hospital stay, Lori started her blog about living with Crohn’s to raise awareness of the disease and the experiences of Black people who live with it. She tells us about the importance of this representation, and how…
Improving equality, diversity, and inclusion for everyone with Crohn’s and Colitis.
08 August 2021
We’re here for everyone affected by Crohn’s and Colitis.
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