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Calgary Chapter Meeting

Come attend our support group that starts at 6 p.m. Guest speaker: Joan Heatherington Topic: To be confirmed. Chapter meeting to follow. The Crohn's and Colitis Canada chapter meetings are...
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616 Macleod Trail S.E Basement room
Calgary
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Grande Prairie Education Night

 Please join us for free information session on different Treatment Options and Nutritional Tips.
 
Dr Yolanda Westra
Internist Specialist at Grande Prairie Primary Care Network will be speaking on biologics, bowel ultrasounds and treatment options for patients living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Taylor Hanna, RD
Registered Dietitian at Grande Prairie Primary Care Network will be speaking on nutrient deficiencies, prevention of malnutrition and dehydration, and recommendations on current management diets.

Information on volunteering with the Grande Prairie chapter will be provided during refreshments.
Pre-registration is required by contacting Lisa Noble at lnoble@crohnsandcolitis.ca or via phone at 587-785-6462.
Doors will open 6:30pm
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Red Barn at Grande Prairie Safe Communities 10318-92 Street Grande Prairie
Grande Prairie
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Edmonton Chapter & Support Meeting

These illnesses are much more manageable when the community comes together, shares, and learns from one another. The Crohn's and Colitis Canada chapter meetings are a time for the IBD community...
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11330-54 Ave (Lendrum School)
Edmonton
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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.
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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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Bring life with Crohn’s or colitis out from behind closed doors by sharing your experiences and raising awareness. Tell us about experiences on our Facebook page.