Health Professionals

CPD & Learning Zone

PODCAST about Ulcerative Colitis

30 minutes

Marianne Williams interviewed Dr Charlie Andrews who is a GP working in Bristol in the UK. He has suffered with Ulcerative Colitis since his teenage years and talks opening about his journey with this condition. He takes you through his diagnosis and the up and downs of treatment and eventually surgery and tells us candidly about the mistakes he made. His experiences are inspirational and this podcast leaves you with hope and optimism for what is a challenging and difficult life-long illness. Charlie is South West IBD champion for The Royal College of General Practitioners and Crohn’s & Colitis UK

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PODCAST about Coeliac Disease

30 minutes

Marianne Williams interviewed a patient with undiagnosed coeliac disease. He had suffered many symptoms since childhood but negative coeliac blood tests. He is honest and frank and discusses in detail his experiences making this an immensely valuable CPD tool for all health care professionals.

Quote from GP, “I learnt so much listening to this podcast and I wish I had known these details before. I will find it so much easier to help my patients in future and will know what symptoms to look out for”.