On the occasion of World IBD Day, the Uruguyan association of Crohn´s and Ulcerative Colitis (ACCU) organised the following activities:
19 May: An information stand was placed on the main avenue of Montevideo where volunteers distributed leaflets to passer-bys.
Many members of ACCU participated as well as other partner organisations such as Arroyo Seco and Adhipu / Atueru. We were also visited by Dr Alfredo Toledo from the Health Foundation Medical Union of Uruguay and the national movement of Public and Private health service users.
leaflets were distributed in a a new shopping center
as part of the World Digestive Health Day we attended to the business of the Society of Gastroenterology Uruguay where the subject was treated intestinal mi. crobiota : its importance to health and disease ( www.sgu.org.uy).