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Essential Information

Find the most essential information regarding Crohn’s and colitis at a glance.
 

Government of Canada Expands Participation in Crohn’s and Colitis Canada’s GoHere Program

Government of Canada Expands Participation in Crohn’s and Colitis Canada’s GoHere Program

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Young man wearing a Gutsy Mask

Get Your Gutsy Mask On!

Our new reality requires people to wear masks as we open up our cities.  What better way than donning a high quality, Canadian-made reusable mask, with all proceeds going towards the critical...
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Crohn's and Colitis Canada Galas

Online Galas for Crohn’s and Colitis Canada

While the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the ways in which we gather, the urgent need for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis research funding has only expanded. Every year, our Crohn's...
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Winnipeg, Toronto and Montreal (Virtually)
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COVID-19

French COVID-19 & IBD Webinar: « Les MII et la COVID-19 : Ce que l’on a appris et les questions qui restent​ »

Our next COVID-19 & IBD Webinar on Monday, December 7th will be offered in French (Les MII et la COVID-19 : Ce que l’on a appris et les questions qui restent​). Please...
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Local Communities & Regions

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Stories from the Crohn's and Colitis Community

Our constituents living with Crohn's or colitis share stories of courage and determination.

Quick Fact

  • 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.

Although 1 in 140 Canadians lives with inflammatory bowel disease, too few people know or understand this chronic, invisible illness. Help us raise awareness.

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