We have funded multiple studies run by the Exeter IBD and Pharmacogenetics Research Group – headed up by Dr Tariq Ahmad, Consultant Gastroenterologist at the Royal Devon and Exeter. Their work brings hope that personalised medicine is not too far into the future, and we want to help with these advancements which will allow the […]
I am absolutely thrilled that East Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce has chosen Cure Crohn’s Colitis to be their nominated charity for the raffle at their forthcoming annual awards ceremony. The Chamber is an organisation I know well. It represents a wide variety of businesses across an area just south of Glasgow. I know the business […]
You may remember that we announced our £60,000 investment into the personalised anti-TNF therapy in Crohn’s disease study (PANTS), last year. Although anti-TNF drugs have given new hope for people with Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, and provided an important treatment option, they do not work in some patients. The research looked at the factors […]
A Luton lad with Crohn’s Disease is giving it a good kicking, as he holds a charity football match to raise awareness about the condition. Read more at Luton Today.
You may have recently seen updates over on the Cure Crohn’s Colitis Facebook page about the fundraising efforts of Phoebe, and her family and friends. She was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease at the tender age of 11 and has experienced things that healthy people, of any age, could not even imagine, including multiple invasive procedures and 16 […]
Personalised medicine is a term that has seen a major increase in interest and popularity recently, but I am here to tell you, the potential benefits for IBD patients could be a major game changer! Cure Crohn’s Colitis have invested £60,000 into a project which has the potential to predict an IBD patients response to treatment. […]
Over on the #IBDSuperHeroes blog… UK charity, Cure Crohn’s Colitis has committed £50,000 to CD-Treat, a new dietary treatment aimed at combating Crohn’s Disease. Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is a debilitating, and so far, incurable disease of the gastrointestinal tract. Symptoms include, but are not limited to, pain where the disease is active or scarring/abscesses have occurred […]
An East Ren-based charity is helping to fund an innovative research project to help sufferers of Crohn’s disease. Cure Crohn’s and Colitis, whose chair is Newton Mearns lawyer Roy Provan, has donated £50,000 towards “CD-TREAT” a new dietary treatment aimed at combating the inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It is hoped the carefully selected solid food […]
The luxurious Boclair House Hotel in Bearsden collected an impressive £4,000 recently for a charity supporting victims of Crohn’s disease. The funds for Glasgow-based charity Cure Crohn’s and Colitis were raised through a Great Gatsby themed ball held in April to celebrate the hotel’s first birthday. The hotel intends to hold many more events for […]
This World IBD day, and every other day of the year, IBD Superheroes around the globe are fighting hard to cure Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Read more on Huffington Post.