Join NewsRadio 1020 KDKA and AAA Traffic Reporter Kathy Berggren on Sunday, June 12th for Take Steps for Crohn’s and Colitis at Carnegie Mellon University.
Crohn’s disease is a chronic disorder that causes inflammation of the digestive or gastrointestinal tract. A related disease ulcerative colitis, are the two that belong to a larger group of illnesses called inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation’s largest fundraising event.
Participants raise funds and awareness throughout the year and come together to celebrate the steps that have been taken towards a cure. Take a step towards a future free from Crohn’s and colitis.
Registration is at 3:00pm and the walk kicks off at 4:30. For details on the event, map and directions, click here.