Managing Flares and Complications in Crohn's and Colitis

Learn from an expert gastroenterologist about extraintestinal manifestations of IBD such as fistulas and bowel obstruction or perforation, the impact of IBD symptoms such pain and fatigue, and how to these manage complications of Crohn's and colitis.


  • 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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