IBD affects more than 30,000 Hoosiers. Due to the nature of these diseases, IBD is often not discussed and leaves patients feeling isolated. Events like Take Steps, the Indiana Chapter of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation is working to educate Indiana and give resources to IBD patients and caretakers.
To register or learn more, visit www.cctakesteps.org/fortwayne or call 1-317-259-8071.
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's mission is to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. For more information visit www.ccfa.org.