Tag Archives: Crohn's Disease


CCFA Co-founder Suzanne Rosenthal Dies

Suzanne Rosenthal, one of the co-founders of the National Foundation for Ileitis and Colitis (the organization later renamed the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America), died on Sunday afternoon. She...

Book Excerpt: “Wine, Guts and Glory”

Here is a short excerpt from my novel “Wine, Guts and Glory (A Team Challenge Mystery).” As previously posted, any donation of $15 or more to my Team Challenge fundraising...

Donate to Team Challenge, Get a Collectors’ Edition Book

This July I’m again running the Napa to Sonoma Half Marathon with Team Challenge. ((This will be my third time running the Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon.)) To give back to all of my incredible supporters, I’m doing something a little different for my fundraising effort. I’ve written a novel — “Wine, Guts and Meds (Running Away with Team Challenge)” — and everyone who donates $15 or more will receive a copy.

CCFA Patient and Family Education Conference

Yesterday ((Saturday, April 21, 2012)) I attended CCFA Illinois’ 17th Annual Patient and Family Education Conference. This year’s conference featured a number of great speakers from the U.S. and Canada, and focused on many of the current hot topics in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). This article contains links to the speaker presentations, as well as my tweets related to each speaker (drawn from live tweeting done during the conference).