Persistent heartburn. Do not ignore persistent heartburn. If it lasts for more than 3 weeks consult your GP. Persistent heartburn can be a symptom of oesophageal cancer. Read more
We exist to raise awareness of the dangers of persistent heartburn. Earlier diagnosis of a more serious problem helps save lives.
HCUK partner in a project which introduces innovative new test, The Cytosponge, to primary care. Earlier diagnosis - helping prevent oesophageal cancer.
Liz Chipchase was part of the BEST3 trial for the cytosponge, headed up by Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald. This led to an early diagnosis of oesophageal cancer for Liz and successful treatment.
This report published by the NOGCA summarises key findings from the 2020 Annual report and is aimed at patients, family members and carers. Read more
Charitable Travel is a registered social enterprise and a financially protected travel agency with a difference. When you book a holiday through their team of expert travel agents, you can donate to Heartburn Cancer UK at no extra cost to you. Read more
Further coverage of a large trial looking at the success of The Cytosponge in detecting Barrett's oesophagus and early oesophageal cancer. Read more
We have partnered with Go Skydive, experts in tandem jumps, to give you the opportunity to experience the thrill of free-fall. Read more
Celebrate what would have been the 101st Birthday of Captain Tom Moore by extending the legacy of hope and joy that he gave us in the darkest days of the pandemic. Take on the Captain Tom 100 - anyone can do it! What is your 100? Read more
Would you like to enter the Vitality London 10,000 and use the opportunity to raise vital funds to raise awareness of the early signs of oesophageal cancer and support those living with this condition? Read more