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CCFA Partners: A patient-powered research network! CCFA Partners is an innovative network where patients and researchers work together. The goal: Find better treatments for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) by looking beyond the doctor’s office. Join today!


After a decade of outstanding leadership, our President and CEO, Richard J. Geswell, will be retiring at the end of this year. Interested candidates, click here to apply.

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IBS and IBD: Two Very Different Disorders

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Many people are confused about two distinct gastrointestinal disorders - IBD and IBS. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) produces some symptoms similar to those of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), but they are not the same...

FAQ: Health Care Reform

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For patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) and other chronic diseases, the legislation provides a number of safety measures to better ensure access to health care. We have provided answers to key questions about the new health care reform and how it may affect you.

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Did you know?I’ll Be Determined website is here to help you learn more about and manage inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) with interactive tools and resources from patients and experts.
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IRC toll-free at 888.694.8872 or e-mail info@ccfa.org. The IRC is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm EST.
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