Living & Thriving with IBD

 Dr. Constance Hoare, International Medicine
Topic/ Title of presentation:
"Overview & Updates on Current Medical Treatments in IBD"
Bethany Vessey, Registered Dietitian
Topic/title of presentation:
"Nutrition in IBD, Practical Tips & Tricks"
Location: UPEI - McDougall Room # 242


Light refreshments will be served.

Location  • 
UPEI - McDougall Room # 242
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.