Ostomy 101: Everything you Need to Know about Ostomies and Pelvic Pouches

Crohn's and Colitis Canada is pleased to offer an educational webinar on ostomies presented by leading expert Louise Forest-Lalande, Enterostomal Therapy Nurse and Chair of the Education Council of the World Council of Enterostomal Therapists. Louise oversees a team of 16 nursing therapists from 14 countries and is an International Affiliate of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society.

In this webinar, you will learn:
  • What is an ostomy?
  • How to care for and live well with a stoma or pelvic pouch
  • What are some other resources that can support you through your ostomy journey?
It will also feature an interactive Q&A period, so bring your questions! Registration is free

Click here for more information and to register!
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  • 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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