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Overcoming Crohn’s Disease to Scale the World’s Tallest Peaks

Overcoming Crohn’s Disease to Scale the World’s Tallest Peaks

In this video, http://www.WatchMojo.com speaks with Rob Hill and Clinton Shard to find out more about the Seven Summits campaign, and how these two have learned that their disease is part of their life, but that it doesn’t define them or limit what they do. Tags: challenge, climbing, colitis, Crohn's, disease, exercise, health, IBD Adventures, […]

Robert Hill and The Seven Summits

Robert Hill and The Seven Summits

A 7Summits campaign involves climbing the highest mountain on each continent. There are less than 250 people in the world who have climbed all 7Summits. When Rob Hill summits Mount Everest, he will be one of the first 15 Canadians to complete the seven summits. More importantly though, when Rob stands on top of the […]

No Guts Know Glory Expedition Team

No Guts Know Glory Expedition Team Lead climber: Robert Hill Robert Hill is the inspiration behind the No Guts Know Glory 7Summits campaign. Diagnosed with Crohn’s disease at age 23, having had ostomy surgery several years later to remove his diseased colon, Rob made a commitment to raise awareness of intestinal disease by traveling to […]

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Doesn’t Stop Me

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Doesn’t Stop Me

IBD – Inflammatory Bowel Disease – affects nearly 200,000 Canadians. Why is awareness of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis low? The stigma associated with these illnesses, which affect people ‘below the belt’, is a barrier to speaking up about how IBD impacts school, work, exercise – even your social life. Rob Hill and Clinton Shard […]

Talking About Guts

Daniel Weatherhogg, a fellow Crohn’s sufferer and ostomate, has started a great podcast series using some of his skills from working in the radio industry. In the first episode they discuss IDEAS and Uncover Ostomy. Both Robert Hill and Clinton Shard will be interviewed over the coming weeks for a February show. Click to listen […]