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"Break the taboo": Colitis-Crohn Foreningen Leaflet

We share with you a useful leaflet created and translated to English by Colitis - Crohn Foreningen Denmark, our member in Denmark. The brochure provides valuable insights into the most common intestinal diseases and offers guidance on what to avoid saying to someone with bowel problems.

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EFCCA Magazine 3/2023

Our latest issue of the EFCCA magazine is out!!! You will find updates on our activities, news from our members and partners, experiences of living with IBD and ongoing medical research. Happy reading!  

World IBD Day 2023

A word from our EFCCA Chairman for World IBD Day 2023.      More information please go to: https://efcca.org/projects/world-ibd-day-2023 Go to our survey on people with IBD aged 60 and over   

Message from EFCCA chairman for World IBD Day 2023

A word from our EFCCA Chairman for World IBD Day 2023. 

Survey on people with IBD aged 60 and over

This research is being conducted by the European Federation of Crohn's & Ulcerative Colitis Associations (EFCCA) and the Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum (LUMC). The purpose of this research is to get a better understanding of the epidemiology of the inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in the older population (≥60 years) and its impact on patients’ quality of life (QoL), from both a...

EFCCA Magazine 2/2023

Our latest issue of the EFCCA magazine is out!!! You will find updates on our activities, news from our members and partners, experiences of living with IBD and ongoing medical research. Happy reading!

DIVA - Data Insights for added therapeutic VAlue

EFCCA´s new working methodology aims to identify and address the real needs of patients with Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis, also collectively known as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).  The working methodology is based on the concept of analysing and interpreting scientific  data in order to improve therapeutic outcomes. EFCCA’s approach is called DIVA  (Data Insights...

EFCCA is hiring!

We are opening a position for Project Officer of Horizon Europe projects The chosen candidate will be responsible for the overall administration and management support of H2020/ HE projects and will also actively contribute to the preparation of other project proposals. Main activities and responsibilities overall responsibility for the complete management of the project in close...

A Patient´s Guide to Nutrition in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

A Patient's Guide to Nutrition in Inflammatory Bowel Disease is written by Prof. Darija Vranešić Bender, clinical nutritionist  and Prof. Željko Krznarić, gastroenterologist and hepatologist, experts from University Hospital Zagreb, Croatia. The Guide is a result of long collaboration between the Referral center for IBD at the University Hospital Zagreb, Department of gastroenterology and...

open your mind ibd

Open Your Mind

Open Your Mind! ...is the name of a game developed by our colleagues from Crohn & Colitis NL to talk with your family, friends, doctors, colleagues etc in an innovative way about IBD. This is an excellent idea and the game that was well appreciated by our EFCCA delegates who found out about it during our General Assembly in Barclona (2022) and also had a chance to also play it You...