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CCFA has local chapters, support groups, and patient-to-patient support at our community site. Information specialists are available at our Information Resource Center: 888-694-8872 (M-F 9am-5pm EST). You can also search our resources.

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Chances are, Someone You Know is dealing with inflammatory bowel diseases. We have launched a dynamic #IBDselfie campaign to help them share their story and raise awareness about these painful, chronic conditions. GRATITUDE is the word on the street this week. We are so grateful for you supporting our patients. Learn their stories at:
IN TIME FOR THANKSGIVING! Team Challenge is getting ready to trot out just in time for Thanksgiving with our first ever Turkey Trot to benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America! On Thanksgiving Day, run a 5k - anywhere!
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IBS and IBD: Two Very Different Disorders

(in Disease Basics)

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

(in Patient Rights, Health Insurance)
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.
Diagnosing IBD webcast 12/14
Watch our video on managing your healthcare costs! 

Campus Connection

Ulcerative Colitis - Alternative Approaches

Posted in Newly Diagnosed forum
October 8, 2014 10:02 PM

Anyone have a young child with UC (under 10 years old)?

Posted in Newly Diagnosed forum
October 07, 2014

Crohn's flare up + college = emotional and stressful

Posted in Young Adults forum
October 07, 2014

Wife Won't Touch Me

Posted in Men's Issues forum
September 03, 2014

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IRC toll-free at 888.694.8872 or e-mail The IRC is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm EST.

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