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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

First Dr Falk/Core SpR Award Winner is…

Congratulations to Dr Palak Trivedi for winning the first Dr Falk/Core SpR Award The winner of the first Dr Falk Pharma/Core SpR Trainee Audit/Quality Improvement Award has been announced by the expert panel. Dr Palak...

Posted 20 Dec 2017

Breakthrough Funding for IBD

(Shelley Whittington from the Hospital Saturday Fund (seen left) presenting the cheque to Katie Haddad, Alice Kington and Fiona Veira.) On 9 December 2017 – The Hospital Saturday Fund presented a cheque at the BSG...

Posted 11 Dec 2017

Seeking oesophageal (gullet) cancer patients

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS), the biopharmaceutical company, are keen to contact patients with oesophageal cancer patients (cancer of the gullet) and their carers. They are seeking 4 pairs of UK patients and their carers to participate...

Posted 23 Nov 2017

Doctor collecting information

Can you help GPs do their job better?

Do you have an idea that could help GPs improve the delivery of their service? The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has asked for proposals for clinical projects, to work in collaboration with their Clinical Innovation...

Posted 22 Nov 2017

Representation of the digestive system

Will you come with us on Our Journey?

Core launched its very first edition of Our Journey in November, a fresh new take on our newsletter. Click the thumbnails to view each article in PDF format. View the entire newsletter Our Transplant Story...

Posted 09 Nov 2017