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Cyclical Vomiting Syndrome and their families.

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AWARENESS DAY March 5th

Awareness Day page

Thank you to everyone who contributed to this years Awareness day.

We hope all the CVS societies and supporters around the world had a great day and that we have started something that can only grow and grow and help more and more people.

Have you got your T shirt yet?

Fruit of the Loom brand, Heavy cotton. Order from the Awareness page

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Organising an event? We now have a MyDonate page where you can collect funds online, link below - its simple to set up and all money raised comes to the charity- no fees applied.

 


News

Diary Date: Family Day November 21st 2015


June

Jenny Cawley raised over £650 from sponsorship for this year's Wirral Coastal Walk. Thanks to all who took part and contributed.

The sun shone this year- last year here were gales!

Wirral Walk


 

 

The UK now has the lowest public spending on scientific research of any G8 country

This is really bad news not just for medical research but every aspect of our economy. Britain has always had a strong science base and in many fields we have led the world. We are world leaders in many fields of research, producing over 10% of global scientific output with only 1% of the global population. It's a really shortsighted move to lose that leadership position. Please support the campaign by

Science is Vital

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Buy Trolley Coins/Keyrings Ribbons and Wristbands to support CVSA

T-shirts can be ordered now! In Stock

see our Awareness Day page

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New: CVSA eBook available on the Apple iBook store for Mac, iPad and iPhone- free

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CVS Voices

Take a look at our new video


 

Congratulations to Amanda Seery and family, from CVS Ireland

Welcome Willow Laura Paige Seery Born 7th Feb 2015

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This dangerous and ill considered bill has been defeated- for now. It would have legitimised pseudoscientific and purely "quack" treatments. This is good news for everyone but we need to be vigilant and promote evidence based treatments.

Stop the Saatchi Bill

Seen a health claim that's too good to be true? Then Ask for Evidence

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Text Donations to CVSA UK

Just text CVSA10 £XX where X is an amount £2, £5 or £10 to 70070



All medical information on this site has been reviewed by our Medical advisors, 
shown below, people's individual stories on our Experiences pages are their own views and 
do not constitute medical advice.
Dr Sonny Chong Consultant Paediatrician 
Queen Mary’s Hospital, Carshalton, Surrey
Keith J Lindley BSc (Hons) PhD MB MRCP(UK) MRCPCH  
UCL Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital
Dr Ishaq Abu-Arafeh, 
Consultant in Paediatrics and Paediatric Neurology Forth Valley Royal Hospital and the 
Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow
Dr Alberto Ravelli
Pediatric gastroenterologist and hepatologist Brescia University, Italy

Dr Simon Moodie
Consultant Gastroeneterologist
Epsom & St Helier NHS Trust Surrey

Dr Krishnappa Venkatesh 
Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist
Alder Hey Children's Hospital Liverpool

Dr Maureen Lawson
Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist
Great Northern Children's Hospital Newcastle

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