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Nanaimo Information Session

Medical Management of IBD with Tiffany Miller  Have you recently been diagnosed with IBD or are struggling to understand the medications used to treat Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative...
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Vancouver Island Regional Library, Main Meeting Room, 6250 Hammond Bay Road, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5N3
Nanaimo, BC
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Fraser Valley East Chapter Meeting (Abbotsford area)

Please join us for the Abbotsford Chapter Meeting, Abbotsford Recreation Centre, 2499 McMillan Rd. Meeting Room 1 Thursday, March 1st, 2018 7:00- 8:30pm   The Crohn's and...
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Abbotsford Recreation Centre, 2499 McMillan Rd., Meeting Room 1,
Abbotsford, BC
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Vanderhoof Gutsy Walk Meeting

Learn How You Can Become Involved and Make a Difference The Gutsy Walk takes place Sunday, June 3rd 2018 If you would like to be a part of the Vanderhoof Gutsy Walk committee we would love...
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YMCA
Vanderhoof
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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

“Le programme de bourse AbbVie m’a permis de po...

Jordan, Récipiendaire bourses d'études
Jordan, Récipiendaire bourses d'études

“La bourse d’études AbbVie a contribué beaucoup...

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

“Together, we are building the world’s most pro...

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

“You are making it possible for world-class Can...

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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Bring life with Crohn’s or colitis out from behind closed doors by sharing your experiences and raising awareness. Tell us about your experiences on our Facebook page.