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RCGP and Crohn’s and Colitis UK’s IBD Toolkit

1 in 250 people are affected by IBD, yet patients report a lack of support and slow diagnosis. The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) along with Crohn’s and Colitis UK, have launched an Inflammatory...

Posted 23 Apr 2018

COLO-SPEED Patient & Public Involvement & Engagement (PPIE) Day

Colorectal Cancer Screening, Prevention, Endoscopy and Early Diagnosis 23rd April 2018 – Sign up by the 16th of April National Institute for Health Research, Clinical Research Network Offices, Queen Street, Leeds – Meeting Room QS3...

Posted 04 Apr 2018

Guts to Go Further

In addition to completing five half marathons in just five months to help raise money for Core, Ali Cross is now training to run the London Marathon in April for the same reason. Ali with...

Posted 25 Mar 2018

The 5th Liverpool National Pancreas Patient and Public Forum

People affected by pancreas diseases, including pancreatic cancer, are invited to attend the 5th National Pancreas Diseases Patient and Public Forum, which is being held on Friday 18th May 2018 at The Foresight Centre, Liverpool. The event...

Posted 20 Mar 2018

NICE Guidelines on Pancreatitis Diagnosis and Management

Pancreatitis is an important condition for Core, and a key area of research for our organisation. NICE (The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) is a non-departmental public body responsible for providing national guidance...

Posted 14 Mar 2018

Latest NICE Guidelines on Pancreatic Cancer

New guidelines on the diagnosis and management of pancreatic cancer Pancreatic cancer is a type of cancer that affects the pancreas, a large gland found behind the stomach in the upper abdomen. It produces digestive...

Posted 19 Feb 2018

Exciting New Breakthrough for IBS Sufferers

Core is excited about recent research on Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) from Professor Kevin Whelan, at King’s College London. Knitted guts created by Women’s Institure group Cupcakes and Cocktails IBS affects 1 in 7 of...

Posted 15 Feb 2018

Show Your Guts Some Love for Lent

Have you got the guts to take on a new challenge for Core? The G.U.T challenge is… well it’s all about G.U.T. Can you think of a challenge that fits the acronym? You’ll take on...

Posted 14 Feb 2018

Living with IBS – Nikki Clarke

Nikki’s Story Living with IBS is a constant battle; a battle that can leave you frustrated and often feeling exhausted. IBS doesn’t have an end, not really. It’s always there, lingering over your shoulder, awaiting...

Posted 23 Dec 2017