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This World IBD Day, there’s No Going Back for people with Crohn’s and Colitis!
19 May 2021
Are you ready to create a world where everyone living with Crohn’s and Colitis feels understood and supported to live their best life?
Overcoming negative comments about my Colitis and stoma bag
18 May 2021
Ailish had a subtotal colectomy just two weeks after being diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in October 2020. She now lives with an ileostomy stoma and has been on the end of upsetting comments because of this. Over time, though, this got…
We are Giveacar’s featured charity!
17 May 2021
Throughout April, May and June Crohn’s & Colitis UK is the focus for Giveacar's charitable giving.
How I found a job that works for me
14 May 2021
Laura worked in education for 20 years before she felt forced to stop by her Colitis, opening up and making big decisions when her condition was at its worst. Now, she's joined our Are You IN? campaign demanding better support for people…
Are You IN? Our new invisible disability workplace campaign
13 May 2021
When you live with an invisible condition like Crohn’s and Colitis, the world can make life harder for you – dealing with people who don’t understand your condition, in a society not set-up to help you manage it. People with…
Our open letter to Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
10 May 2021
IBD UK's new report, Crohn's and Colitis Care in the UK: A Hidden Cost and Vision For Change showed a stark picture of IBD care across the UK. We want governments across the UK to support our call for better care for everyone living with…
International spotlight on our work with new US funding
03 May 2021
The £220,000 award from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust in the United States will make a huge difference to people with Crohn’s and Colitis
Being honest about my Crohn’s at work benefits everyone
03 May 2021
It can be hard to approach the subject of invisible conditions with a current or potential employer – but being open about it has served Steven Sharp well.
Shingles taught me to have confidence in my skin
29 April 2021
Jessica lives with Crohn's and, whilst in high school, experienced skin flare ups and shingles. She tells us what this was like, and how it led to her passion for makeup art.
Crohn’s and Colitis in the UK: what care looks like and what needs to change
26 April 2021
As part of our work with IBD UK, we’ve launched a new report looking into the healthcare for the estimated half a million people with Crohn’s and Colitis across the UK.
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