Complementary and Body-based Interventions for IBD

Are you curious about how natural or body-based therapies could be used to help manage your Crohn’s or colitis? Do you want to hear about the latest scientific evidence for using complementary therapies in IBD?

Watch this webinar recording to learn about the different types of complementary and body-based interventions that may be integrated with your IBD treatment plan. An expert gastroenterologist will discuss the potential risks and benefits of the natural therapies (e.g. herbal remedies, diet supplements, probiotics, curcumin) and body-based practices (e.g. acupuncture, chiropractic, yoga, exercise) for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. You will also learn about scientific evidence suggest on these interventions.


  • 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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