Crohn’s & Colitis News

Stay up-to-date with the most current news and information about the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), as well as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Below you’ll find our most recent press releases, along with other articles written by CCFA. This media content highlights the public research outcomes related to our initiatives, studies, and clinical trials. In addition, you can read our expert commentary related to research articles culled from external media sources. For a complete list of all our news content, please visit the News Archive section.

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Most Recent News

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Announces IBD Qorus: A National Quality of Care Initiative

May 23, 2016

Today, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) announced the launch of IBD Qorus, a ground-breaking collaboration between patients and their healthcare providers that will lead to enhanced health outcomes and improve the quality of care for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) patients.

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Launches New IBD Clinical Trials Community

May 20, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) announced that it is developing an IBD Clinical Trials Community with the goal of educating and supporting IBD patients interested in participating in clinical trials.

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Takes Action and Raises Awareness of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

May 19, 2016

To help educate the public about these chronic autoimmune diseases, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), the leading non-profit, voluntary health organization dedicated to finding cures for IBD, is holding its first-ever day of action, CCFA in Action, today for World IBD Day.

More than 100 Advocates Join With the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America to Advance Policies to Help Patients with IBD

May 12, 2016

More than 100 inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients and their loved ones from 19 states joined with the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) today to meet with Members of Congress and implore them to help limit the cost of care for IBD patients by passing the Patients’ Access to Treatment Act (HR 1600).

CCFA Partners

May 6, 2016

CCFA Partners is an online registry

First-Ever National Study of Dietary Interventions to Treat Crohn's Disease Receives Funding

March 24, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) announced today that it was awarded $2.5 million from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study the effectiveness of the specific carbohydrate diet and Mediterranean-style diet to induce remission in patients with Crohn’s disease.