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BBC Rip Off Britain looks into unfair prescription charges in England
20 October 2017
The popular BBC TV series Rip Off Britain has aired a feature on the current unfair prescription charge system in England which sees around 30% of people with long term conditions such as Crohn's and Colitis not picking up their prescriptions due…
2017 Raffle for Research
19 October 2017
Take part in the 2017 Raffle for Research!
The Flu Vaccine and IBD
12 October 2017
Our Information Service has received some queries recently about the flu vaccine and whether people with Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis - the two main forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) - are eligible for it.
Our impact: today and tomorrow
11 October 2017
Starting university with IBD: Freshers’ Checklist
27 September 2017
Planning to go to university or college can be an exciting but daunting time for anyone. If you have Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) – Crohn’s Disease or Ulcerative Colitis – you are likely to face…
Patients in Northern Ireland urged to voice concerns on Health Service Savings Plans
26 September 2017
Proposals made by decision makers in Northern Ireland could see delays for patients needing to start treatment with biologic therapies in accessing these therapies.
Have your say on new charges for low cost medicines
25 September 2017
NHS England is currently reviewing the guidance it issues Clinical Commissioning Groups (which are responsible for the planning and commissioning of health care services for their local area) on prescribing medicines.
Help us better understand your toileting needs
24 September 2017
We need your help to take part in a short survey to better understand how people access toilets away from their home and how they feel about other toileting needs, as part of cross charity work with other continence charities.
Impact Report released after awarding £5.2M to research in last 10 years
21 September 2017
Crohn's and Colitis UK has published The Power of Research – 10 years of Crohn’s and Colitis UK research. Our first Research Impact Report about how £5.2 million has been awarded to over 80 groundbreaking…
Making life better for people with IBD: My IBD Portal
18 September 2017
Crohn's and Colitis UK, in collaboration with Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Trust, has been shortlisted for an HSJ award in the category Improving Care with Technology.
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