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Free Seminar on Inflammatory Bowel Disease at BestHealth®

Free Seminar on Inflammatory Bowel Disease at BestHealth®

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – “Patient Education Day on Inflammatory Bowel Disease” will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11, at BestHealth in Hanes Mall.

In this free seminar, speakers from Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, and the community will be presenting information and answering questions regarding Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).

Those affected by IBD, including family members, are encouraged to attend.

Topics include:
Nutritional Considerations for IBD
Medical Therapy for IBD
Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
IBD Clinical Trial Participation
Crohn’s Disease from a Patient’s Perspective
Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Surgical Options in IBD

Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration is required by calling (336) 716-2255 or register online at www.besthealth.com.

BestHealth, a community resource center and part of Wake Forest Baptist, is located in Hanes Mall and frequently sponsors programs in the community. For more information about BestHealth call (336) 716-2255 or 1-800-446-2255 or visit www.besthealth.com.

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Media Contact: Lisa Long (336) 716-4588, lclong@wfubmc.edu; Bonnie Davis (336) 716-4977, bdavis@wfubmc.edu; or Shannon Koontz (336) 716-2415, shkoontz@wfubmc.edu.

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