Rob Hill’s Walk to Cure Crohn’s & Ulcerative Colitis., Walking with us takes guts finding a cure
We are the “Bowel movements” 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. Canada has the highest rate of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases such as Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s disease in the world and the numbers appear to be only increasing!
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 Canadians, 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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