Welcome to Red Dolphin
We are a voluntary organisation dedicated to raising awareness of oesophageal conditions - both within the medical profession and in the general public.
Specifically we aim to highlight the dangers of reflux disease and its potential consequence of oesophageal cancer and the steps that may reduce this risk. The message that heartburn is dangerous is not yet that well understood.
In pursuit of this goal we aim to raise money for public awareness campaigns, patient education and research by donations, lecture fees and other events.
Ultimately we see these three principles as key to reducing the impact that reflux and its consequences have on our society:
In addition, Red Dolphin also provides an insider's scrutiny on the politics of health in these changing times as it is ultimately these decisions that will change the nation's health.
Visit the Blog and follow us on Twitter, and read about the Inexplicable Career of Paul - a character who may or may not represent much of what is wrong with the health service today.
Why a 'Red Dolphin'?
Read our mission statement