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Crohn’s research gets £1.8m funding boost
23 April 2019
A research project initially funded by Crohn's & Colitis UK has been given a further £1.8 million to continue researching how mitochondria impact Crohn’s and Colitis.
New ‘Not Every Disability is Visible’ campaign targets restaurants and pubs
16 April 2019
One of our most successful campaigns is getting even bigger with the launch of the third stage of Not Every Disability is Visible.
Paralympian Ali Jawad to open WALK IT Birmingham
12 April 2019
We are thrilled to announce that Ali Jawad, British Paralympic Powerlifter, will be officially opening WALK IT Birmingham on Saturday 6 July.
Innovative web portal helps people with Crohn’s and Colitis overcome worry
11 April 2019
Following previous funding from Crohn’s & Colitis UK, Professor John McLaughlin and his colleagues Sr Cath Stansfield, Dr Andrew Robinson and Prof Simon Lal at Salford have designed a patient accessible portal, called ‘My IBD…
Have you been switched to a biosimilar version of adalimumab?
09 April 2019
Together with NASS, NRAS, and the Psoriasis Association, we want to understand your experiences of switching from Humira to a biosimilar version of adalimumab.
Siobhan-Marie O’Connor to open WALK IT Bristol!
04 April 2019
We are pleased to announce that silver medal-winning Olympic swimmer, Siobhan-Marie O’Connor, will officially be opening Crohn’s & Colitis UK's first WALK IT event of the year at Bristol on Saturday 18 May.
Crohn’s Disease study reveals huge potential for personalised treatment to help patients
03 April 2019
The largest study ever to look at why an expensive and commonly used group of drugs fails patients with Crohn’s Disease has concluded that standardised drug doses are often too low.
Professor John Lennard-Jones (1927-2019)
03 April 2019
Leading architect for British gastroenterology and co-founder of Crohn's & Colitis UK, Professor John Lennard-Jones, has died aged 92.
Musician Tom Speight set to perform at WALK IT London
29 March 2019
Tom Speight, a regular on Radio 2 playlist will perform his latest single at London WALK IT, as well as officially opening the event alongside Made in Chelsea star Louise Thompson.
Big win for our app partner My IBD Care
22 March 2019
Mobile app My IBD Care has won the Patient Digital Participation Award at the HSJ Partnership Awards.
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