Crohn’s disease can cause abdominal pain, diarrhea, weight loss, anemia, and fatigue. Some people may be symptom free most of their lives, while others can have severe chronic symptoms that never go away.
Rob Hill the founder of Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society shares his inspirational story of climbing the world’s tallest mountain to raise awareness for Crohn’s disease and ostomy.
Robert Hill’s Living with Crohn’s Story from Diagnosis to Summit, 2008, Robert Hill attempted to summit Mount Everest to raise awareness of Crohn’s disease.
Great Comebacks Winners Rob Hill, 2005 Great Comebacks Honorary Award Recipient Until 1994, Rob Hill had never been sick a day in his life. The 23-year-old amateur runner and adventurer. Paul Riome, National and Western Winner In 2009, at the age of 59, I was diagnosed with Rectal Cancer. The prescribed treatment was Resection and […]
Viruses May Play Role in Crohn’s Disease Colitis, More research is needed to define what role they play, researcher says. Viruses may play a role in inflammatory bowel diseases, including the two most common types, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, a new study reveals. Previous research has linked these bowel diseases with a lower variety […]
If you are a teacher or principal in British Columbia, IDEAS offers school talks in the Lower Mainland.
World IBD Day is taking place on May 19
Providing scholarship opportunities for children between the ages 9 – 18 to the Ostomy Canada Youth Camp and coordinate a partnership with Youth Rally who have had or who will have bowel or bladder diversionary surgery or who have related special needs self catheterization, bowel bladder incontinence, due to birth defects, trauma or disease Crohns disease, Ulcerative Colitis, and colon Cancer.
IBD Adventures is an IDEAS program trekking the world to fight Crohn’s and Colitis taking people from all walks of life on incredible journeys to amazing places
Wrestling Ulcerative Colitis Into Submission, Over the years I tried basically every medication ever prescribed for UC spent twenty-three years trying to wrestle my autoimmune disease into submission.