Gutsy: a documentary about living with IBD

Ryan Nesbitt and Jessica Grossman talk about their diagnoses, the challenges they've faced because of inflammatory bowel disease, and how they're living now with Crohn's disease. Co-produced by Ryan Nesbitt and Rebeca Ortiz.

  • 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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