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The online Crohn’s and Colitis community is changing the face of fashion
03 September 2020
Rosie's journey with Crohn’s has not been been an easy one but the online Crohn’s and Colitis community has helped her through it, ever since she took that first step of showing her stoma to the world. Now her awareness raising goes…
Update on Crohn’s & Colitis UK Research Grants
02 September 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has affected many charities over the past months and, sadly, this includes Crohn’s & Colitis UK. The significant drop in income that we have experienced, in addition to increased demand for our services, means that…
Why I’m running in my underwear
29 August 2020
Dee is a runner with Crohn's who has recently taken her fight against stigma to a new level as she teamed up with Runderwear to show that everybody should be able to celebrate the body they have.
Thank you to our pharmaceutical partners!
27 August 2020
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic for us, as for many other charities, has resulted in a huge surge in demand for our services but also a sharp drop in our income. Recently, we made an appeal to all our pharmaceutical partners asking them to…
The results are in for a preliminary trial of antibiotics and hydroxychloroquine in Crohn’s Disease
25 August 2020
In their new scientific publication, Professor Jon Rhodes and colleagues report that hydroxychloroquine in combination with two antibiotics, ciprofloxacin and doxycycline, induces a long-lasting remission in some people with Crohn’s Disease.
The mums tackling breastfeeding myths
21 August 2020
A growing number of parents with Crohn's or Colitis are finding that breastfeeding is not only possible but beneficial and healthy, thanks to "breastfeeding evangelists" like Hayley and long-time advocate Wendy Jones, who is on a mission to…
Connect Now has arrived!
20 August 2020
This week marks a big moment for the 45,000 members of Crohn’s & Colitis UK. After a tough year, financially, we’ve had to make the difficult decision to postpone the sending of our award-winning member-exclusive magazine, Connect.…
Blog: Top tips for getting the most out of your virtual (telephone or video) appointment
14 August 2020
Lots of things have been changing in our lives due to coronavirus, and how you see your doctor or nurse may be one of them. IBD services have worked quickly to adapt how they provide care, and many are now able to offer you telephone and video…
New resource: Your Guide to Appointments
14 August 2020
Our new resource will help you navigate your appointment with your healthcare professional, including how to prepare for a consultation and tips on communicating in a limited time slot.
Blog: How to raise awareness in style
11 August 2020
Bethia wanted to address the lack of positive stoma awareness in a fun and creative way so she set about creating a clothing line with friends Hiraa, Clare and Zain. Now launched, and supporting Crohn's & Colitis UK alongside St Mark's…
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