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Takeda Canada supports Crohn’s and Colitis Canada GoHere washroom access program

Healthy volunteers take part in #InTheirShoes to better understand the struggles of living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

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Winnipeg Chapter Meeting

The Winnipeg Chapter Meetings are a friendly place for people living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis or caregivers, family and friends to meet others and get the support they need...
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Youville Diabetes Centre - 33 Marion Street
Winnipeg
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Newly Diagnosed Webinar

Do you have questions, or want to learn more about Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis? If your answer is yes, this webinar is for you! Join us from anywhere you have internet access on...
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Online
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Hypothermic Half Marathon hosted by Running Room

Beat the cold! Join The Running Room as they host their Annual Hypothermic Half Marathon in support of Crohn's and Colitis Canada! Sunday, February 18, 2018 St. Norbert Community CentreWhat...
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St. Norbert Community Centre
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Impact Stories

Quick Fact

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 150 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.
Pénélope, Récipiendaire bourses d'études
Pénélope, Récipiendaire bourses d'études

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Jordan, Récipiendaire bourses d'études

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Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator
Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator

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Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher

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Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher

“You are allowing me to explore how specialized...

Although 1 in 150 Canadians has inflammatory bowel disease, too few people know or understand these chronic, invisible illnesses. Help us raise awareness.

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