Ostomy Care in Crohn’s and Colitis

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Ostomy Care in Crohn’s and Colitis

Date: October 8, 2024
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. ET

Are you, or a loved one, getting ready to live with an ostomy? Have you ever wondered how to maintain a fulfilling life after ostomy surgery?

Join us on October 8, 2024, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. ET to dive into the topic of living well with an ostomy, where we'll cover what you need to know from pre-surgery preparations to long-term care. Gain insights into the different types of ostomies, understand post-operative care essentials, and learn about selecting the right products and supplies for your individual needs. 

Discover practical tips for stoma care, maintaining a healthy diet, and staying active with an ostomy. Plus, explore coping strategies for managing psychological and emotional aspects, as well as expert advice on recognizing and addressing common complications. Whether you're preparing for surgery or seeking support for long-term ostomy care, this webinar is a valuable resource for anyone navigating life with an ostomy.

Ask your questions ahead of time when you register or live during the event. This event is offered in English with live French interpretation.


Theresa Henderson – more details to be announced soon!

How to Register

Please click here to register for the webinar on October 8, 2024 at 7:00pm ET. Can't attend live? Register for the webinar and we'll send you a link to the recording. Please submit your questions ahead of time using the registration form.

Location  • 
ZOOM (Virtual)
Category  •  edu

  • 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.

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