Eating Well with IBD

Learn from a Registered Dietician and person living with IBD about the impact of IBD on nutritional health and diet, options for nutritional therapies or treatment, types of diet commonly used in people with IBD, and how to maintain a well-balanced diet to manage IBD flares and symptoms.

This presentation was part of the Youth Education Series and provides helpful tips to maintain a healthy diet as young adult.


  • 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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