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Sep 05, 2019, 12:00 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada Announces Updated Position Statement on Biosimilar Drugs

TORONTO, Sept. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Crohn's and Colitis Canada released their updated Position on biosimilar drugs. Supporting studies, including a report on cross-Canada surveys of patients and...


Nov 01, 2018, 11:15 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada releases Impact of IBD report, finds increasing prevalence of the disease

Multi-year research report a wake-up call for Canada's healthcare system TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Crohn's and Colitis Canada has released a new, comprehensive analysis of the impact inflammatory ...


Aug 14, 2018, 09:00 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada Selects 10 AbbVie IBD Scholarship Recipients

TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - Crohn's and Colitis Canada has awarded 10 scholarships to post-secondary students through the AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program. The students, hailing from universities...


Aug 07, 2018, 09:00 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada awards $2.7 million in new grants to researchers across Canada

Canadian research is leading to improved care for people living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Crohn's and Colitis Canada demonstrates its ongoing commitment ...


Aug 08, 2017, 09:00 ET Introducing the 2017 AbbVie IBD Scholarship Recipients

Fifteen winners selected after record number of applications received TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Following a demanding selection process, Crohn's and Colitis Canada is proud to announce it has...


Aug 01, 2017, 09:00 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada awards nine research grants, supports researchers improving IBD care

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Crohn's and Colitis Canada is pleased to announce its Grants-in-Aid and Innovations in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Grant recipients. Seven Grants-in-Aid have been...


Jun 28, 2017, 10:52 ET AbbVie IBD Scholarship expands in celebration of Canada 150

Five additional scholarships to be awarded among record number of applications TORONTO, June 28, 2017 /CNW/ - In celebration of Canada 150, Crohn's and Colitis Canada and AbbVie announced today that...


Jun 05, 2017, 13:09 ET Gutsy Walkers show big support for Canadians with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Crohn's and Colitis Canada's annual walk raises $3.2 million to support inflammatory bowel disease research TORONTO, June 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Crohn's and Colitis Canada's 2017 Gutsy Walk raised $3.2...


May 31, 2017, 10:00 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada and the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Announce the Release of a List of 5 Commonly Used Inflammatory Bowel Disease Tests and Treatments that Physicians and

As part of Choosing Wisely Canada, organizations encourage clinician and patient conversations by highlighting tests and treatment that may be potentially unnecessary — even harmful — to patients...


May 29, 2017, 12:13 ET The Gutsy Walk to stop Crohn's and Colitis

Families, friends, and neighbours rally to support those impacted by Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis TORONTO, May 29, 2017 /CNW/ - On Sunday, June 4, over 20,000 Canadians will unite in...


May 11, 2017, 21:36 ET Gala for Crohn's and Colitis Canada raises record amount for research into inflammatory bowel disease

TORONTO, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Benevolence was on show last night at the Gala for Crohn's and Colitis Canada, held in support of the 250,000 Canadians living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative...


Nov 01, 2016, 09:38 ET Canadians with Crohn's and colitis are making strides. Don't stop us now.

Step up during Crohn's & Colitis Awareness Month this November. TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2016 /CNW/ - November is Crohn's & Colitis Awareness Month in Canada, a country with one of the highest rates of...


Oct 04, 2016, 09:00 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada celebrates new treatment options, advocates against Forced Switch

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2016 /CNW/ - In light of upcoming policy decisions that may force patients on certain medications to switch to lower-cost alternatives, Crohn's and Colitis Canada is calling on the...


May 30, 2016, 06:00 ET GUTSY WALK for Crohn's and Colitis Happening Sunday, June 5th Across Canada

20,000 Gutsy Walk participants are walking, in cities across Canada, to show they've got the guts to make it stop TORONTO, May 30, 2016 /CNW/ - On Sunday, June 5th, 20,000 Canadians will walk united...


May 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada Expands GoHere Washroom Access Program with Support from Husky

GoHere helps Canadians living with Crohn's and colitis who need a washroom up to 20+ times a day TORONTO, May 26, 2016 /CNW/ - Crohn's and Colitis Canada with the support of Husky Energy announces...


May 18, 2016, 13:41 ET A quarter million Canadians impacted by Crohn's and Colitis: Patients and clinicians seek to address real-life challenges

Canada has among the highest rates of inflammatory bowel disease in the world: new report makes recommendations to improve lives of patients TORONTO, May 18, 2016 /CNW/ - Canadians living with...


Nov 02, 2015, 10:46 ET Spotlight on Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis this November

Children and families at the epicenter of an ongoing health crisis TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada is the world's hotspot for Crohn's and colitis and no one knows why. One in 150 Canadians have...


Nov 06, 2014, 05:59 ET Crohn's and colitis, Canada's Diseases

MAKE IT STOP. FOR LIFE. TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada has among the highest rates of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in the world, with almost 233,000 Canadian adults and children...


Apr 23, 2014, 06:59 ET Crohn's and Colitis Canada and AbbVie Accepting Scholarship Applications from Students Living with Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Ten scholarships of up to $5,000 now available, up from seven last year TORONTO, April 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Crohn's and Colitis Canada and AbbVie are providing funding for more students living with...