Barrett's Wessex is a patient support & education charity (reg. no. 1148727)
On average one person an hour dies of oesophageal cancer in UK.

There could be three million people with the pre-cancerous condition, Barrett's Oesophagus, in UK but only 100,000 have been identified and will be screened to minimise the risk of progression to cancer.

NB. This site is run by non medically trained personnel. Although we take advice from medical colleagues nothing on this site should be taken as a replacement for seeing your own doctor

New Support Group.
Barrett's Bognor    is a branch of  Barrett's South.
And our Essex affiliated group has a new branch at Harlow.

See details of all support groups for Barrett's and links to all reliable information, on the Barrett's UK site

Down With Acid, the FREE book written in layman's language by a lay fellow sufferer (though fully researched and factually checked), is now available from its dedicated site reached by clicking on the Down With Acid tab above.


December newsletter downloadable now.


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For those with
Barrett's Oesophagus

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     For Oesophageal cancer  
    patients click on this link 

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