Halton Region Education Event

Halton Region Education Event
Join us on November 12th for a FREE Eduction Event
'Gut-Mind Connection in IBD'
Presented by Dr. Matilda Nowakowski, Ph.D., C.Psych. 
Psychologist, Chronic Pain Clinic - St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

To register, or for more information please e-mail Shelby Hemingway at shemingway@crohnsandcolitis.ca
Location  • 
Glen Abbey Community Centre, Community Room C; 1415 Third Line, Oakville
Category  •  edu

  • 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.