Surviving & Thriving With Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Presentations and Speakers:

Stress and Mental Wellness
Presented by Tayte Willows
Manager, Canadian Mental Health Association

IBD - Nutrition and Alternate Therapies
Presented by Kaitlyn Reher
n.d Nutrition Consultant, Registered Naturopath - Simply For Life


Location  • 
University of Prince Edward Island, Room 246
Charlottetown, PEI
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.