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  • New research project on anaesthesia and peri-operative procedures

    Dr. Tony Ingold spoke to the University Hospital Birmingham (UHB) support group meeting about a new research project. He is on the steering group and is hoping that the UHB patients will help with the...

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    New research project on anaesthesia and peri-operative procedures
  • Action Against Heartburn helps spread the early diagnosis message to GPs

    Action Against Heartburn's Senior Medical Advisor, Professor Tony Watson, has, together with Kings' Lynn GP Dr John Galloway, written an editorial in the March 2014 issue of the British Journal of G...

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  • Annual General Meeting

    Our Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday 21 June 2014 at 10.30am at Friends Meeting House, 173-177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ.   The theme of the meeting will be “The F...

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  • Government's Be Clear On Cancer campaign goes regional!

    We are delighted to learn that, under the leadership of Sean Duffy, the National Clinical Director for Cancer, there will be a regional campaign for earlier diagnosis of oesophago-gastric cancer in th...

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  • Action Against Heartburn is the campaign we support for raising awareness about oesophageal cancer

    Adenocarcinoma represets about 70% of the cases of oesophageal cancer in the UK, and this is strongly linked with Gastric Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) and Barrett's Oesophagus, a condition where...

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    Action Against Heartburn is the campaign we support for raising awareness about oesophageal cancer
  • The Patient's Journey

    See what Tim Underwood, the Consultant Upper GI surgeon is doing with his blog about the Cancer Marathon.   He is due to run in the New York Marathon in November 2013 to raise £100,000...

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    The Patient's Journey
  • DES donation

    Donation from DES via Michelle Cowan   We have been given a donation of £500 from DES Action UK, a charity which has now been transferred to the US from the UK.  DES (Diethylstilbes...

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    DES donation
  • Reflections by Kenneth Smith

      This painting is reflective of a year in my life in which I have undergone extensive treatment and recovery from a diagnosis that I had a malignant tumour on my gullet. The painting is a mixed...

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    Reflections by Kenneth Smith
  • National Oesophago-Gastric Cancer Audit. Third Annual Report-Patient Summary

    National Oesophago-Gastric Cancer Audit Third Annual Report: Patient summary The National Oesophago-Gastric Cancer Audit began in October 2006 with the aim of assessing the quality of care received ...

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