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Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Event in Brussels – EFCCA

Breaking news on the WORLD IBD DAY event we organised in Brussels on May the 19th.
A great day for people with IBD!
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Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Crohn’s and Colitis and Employment: From career aspirations to reality

Crohn’s and Colitis UK is marking World IBD Day 2011 by launching a report on “Crohn’s and Colitis and Employment: From career aspirations to reality’ in the UK Parliament. New research has found that 68% of people with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) feel that they have little or no control over their working conditions and [...]

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Australian Population Study

New research indicates the number of Australians living with IBD is on the rise. A study by gastroenterologist Jarrad Wilson shows the importance of knowing how many people have IBD.
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Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Angela McAvoy Fellowship Progress Report

LAST year CCA awarded the inuagural $150,000 Angela McAvoy Fellowship to Dr Antonina Mikocka-Walus for her research study, Does cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) improve psychological and/or clinical outcomes in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? A pilot randomised control trial. Here Dr Mikocka-Walus provides an update on her study.
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Thursday, April 29th, 2010

Tweet your support for World IBD Day!

Show you support World IBD Day through Twitter — please follow us at and Tweet a message of support on your own Twitter feed. Be sure to include #worldibdday in your message so others can see what you’ve posted!

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Fast Facts about Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Worldwide, five million people live with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, conditions known as inflammatory bowel diseases.  

Friday, March 26th, 2010

What Is World IBD Day?

World IBD Day, led by patient organizations representing 27 countries on four continents, will officially be celebrated on May 19, 2010.

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