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Epic challenge will provide valuable support to people with Crohn’s and Colitis
21 March 2017
Derek McEwan, founder of the Catherine McEwan Foundation and Trustee of Crohn’s and Colitis UK raised an incredible £100,000 last year when he undertook the Arch 2 Arc challenge, with friend and Ambassador of Glasgow…
Prescription charges set to rise again in England to £8.60
17 March 2017
The Government have announced a further 20p increase to the prescription charge in England from 1 April 2017.
Depiction of Crohn’s Disease wins Wellcome Image Award
16 March 2017
A captivating digital illustration portraying a personal experience of Crohn’s Disease has been selected as the overall winner for the 2017 Wellcome Image Awards. It is one of 22 winning images selected to reward and showcase the best in…
BJN Award winner announced
13 March 2017
We would like to congratulate David Armour on winning the Gastrointestinal/IBD Nurse of the Year at the British Journal of Nursing Awards last week.
Research opportunity: Exercise & Crohn’s Disease
02 March 2017
Is exercise training feasible and useful for adults with Crohn’s Disease? Researchers are looking for people to take part in a new exercise study.
RCP continuing to improve IBD patient care after the conclusion of audit programme
01 March 2017
Royal College of Physicians' Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Audit Programme comes to an end this week after a successful decade of influencing improvements in IBD patient care.
Highland IBD Nurse reaches BJN Awards Final
23 February 2017
An IBD nurse from NHS Highland has reached this year’s final of the British Journal of Nursing (BJN) Awards.
HSJ special report on Crohn’s and Colitis UK
16 February 2017
The Health Service Journal (HSJ) has published a special report that explores the value offered by IBD specialist nurses – something that Crohn’s and Colitis UK has been emphasising through our 'More IBD Nurses…
New Crohn’s and Colitis Companion website goes live!
15 February 2017
Launched today, the Crohn’s and Colitis Companion is a new website developed by Crohn's and Colitis UK.
Updated publication: Crohn’s Disease
10 February 2017
Our information booklet on Crohn's Disease has recently been updated and is now available to download from our website.
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