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How to find life, disability, and critical illness insurance when living with Crohn's or colitis

How to find life, disability, and critical illness insurance when living with Crohn's or colitis

Research at U of A and UCalgary developing new therapies to curtail steroid use as a part of PACE

Research at U of A and UCalgary developing new therapies to curtail steroid use as a part of PACE

Largest turnout in Gutsy Walk history shows Canadians have the guts to make it stop. For life.

Largest turnout in Gutsy Walk history shows Canadians have the guts to make it stop. For life.

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada leads way to connect IBD research with patient care, improved outcomes

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada leads way to connect IBD research with patient care, improved outcomes

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Expands GoHere Washroom Access Program with Support from Husky

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Expands GoHere Washroom Access Program with Support from Husky

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada raises $975,000 in one evening, funds groundbreaking research

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada raises $975,000 in one evening, funds groundbreaking research

New Crohn's and Colitis Canada Network Unites World-Class Canadian Healthcare Centres

New Crohn's and Colitis Canada Network Unites World-Class Canadian Healthcare Centres

Patients and clinicians seek to address real-life challenges - report makes recommendations to improve lives of patients

Patients and clinicians seek to address real-life challenges - report makes recommendations to improve lives of patients

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  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 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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