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“Take Control: Managing IBD Decisions” will outline risks and benefits of various therapies for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, known collectively as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The program will discuss how to make informed decisions about care management with the healthcare team.
6:00 - 7:15 p.m.
Each year, an estimated 60,000 patients are newly diagnosed with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The diagnostic and monitoring process may involve multiple tests and procedures. Knowing what to expect, and why these tests are routinely performed can help you better manage your disease. Hear from a medical expert as we discuss the diagnostics and monitoring of IBD, including blood tests, endoscopy, biopsy, imaging, and genetic testing. Join us for this educational webcast and learn about helpful resources and important questions to ask your healthcare team.
7:00pm | Gainsville, Florida
Outline the risk and benefits of various therapies for IBD and ways to advocate for optimal care.
"Take Control: Managing IBD Decisions" will outline the risks and benefits of various therapies for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, known collectively as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The program will discuss how to make informed decisions about care management with the healthcare team.
What are You Thankful For?! Team Challenge is 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! When you run on Thanksgiving, we promise it’s going to be a great way to start your Turkey Day! Register for ONLY $35. Everyone who registers receives an awesome die-cast medal and personalized bib! Your Turkey Trot can officially take place anytime, anywhere on Thursday, November 27th (Thanksgiving Day). Many of you may have local Turkey Trots going on in your area - these are ideal platforms, or you can coordinate a short distance run with some of your friends. You can even participate virtually! A virtual run means you can run (or walk) the distance you choose (5K, 10K, even noK) at your own location. It’s that easy! You don’t even have to run or walk to receive your medal and bib (but we certainly hope you do). In order to receive your medal and personalized bib, please register by 11/26/14. Tweet or post to Facebook a photo of your personalized bib using: #TCTurkeyTrot Trot on for a CURE!
This Thanksgiving, Join Team Challenge supporters, friends, and staff for our first ever Team Challenge Turkey Trot! Run a 5k, a10k, or simply run to the dining room table to support CCFA anywhere! Join us for a virtual run, walk, or bike to support the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation. Your Turkey Trot can officially take place anytime, anywhere on Thursday, November 27th (Thanksgiving Day). Set a new family tradition this Thanksgiving and get your entire family involved! We promise it’s going to be a great way to start your Turkey Day! Register for only $35, and receive an awesome die-cast medal and your own bib to personalize! REGISTER TODAY: http://www.ccteamchallenge.org/tcturkeytrot14
Join us for our new webcast/teleconference as we answer these and other commonly-asked patient questions on the role of diet and nutrition in inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
Join Dr. Gary D. Wu of the University of Pennsylvania as he helps you to understand the role of diet and nutrition in managing IBD, review special diets that may be prescribed and popular diets, and review tips and resources to help maintain a balanced diet during a flare and in social settings
6:00pm | Newport Beach, California
Join us for a FREE informational presentation and interactive question-and-answer session that will help you sort through treatment options for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD).
6:30 - 8:00pm | St Louis, Missouri
This CNE activity is targeted to nurses and physician assistants involved in the care of patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD).
6:30pm | White Plains, New York
Nutrition and IBD
7pm | Portland, Oregon
CCFA Night with the Portland Trail Blazers
Las Vegas, Nevada
Get fit, make friends, and change the lives of others—as part of Team Challenge, you can do all of this and more! Team Challenge is the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s endurance training and fundraising program. With Team Challenge, you’ll find new strength inside yourself, and help find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis - two painful, debilitating, and seldom-discussed digestive diseases.