Rob Hill’s Walk to Cure Crohn’s & ., Walking with us takes guts finding a cure

We are the “” and we’re on the move!

We are members of the Intestinal Diseases Education and Awareness Society (IDEAS) lab at UBC-Okanagan and this is our team’s first year participating in the Gutsy walk. has the highest rate of such as Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s disease in the world and the numbers appear to be only increasing!

It is generally accepted that due to and complications arising from , many sufferers do not seek professional help and so are never diagnosed.

The cause of IBD is unknown and there is currently no cure or safe treatments, thus research is absolutely essential. Our aim this year is to raise awareness regarding the increasing impact of IBD within , get people talking and most importantly highlight the urgent need for research.
Get informed, pass the word, pledge and be part of the cure!

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About Robert Hill

I founded IDEAS Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society, from my home base in Vancouver, British Columbia. Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society IDEAS is established to raise public awareness of intestinal diseases in order to help remove the stigmas associated with these illnesses. The programs of IDEAS help children, youth and young adults learn to live full lives, find acceptance and gain confidence.

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