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What is it about October that leaves us all starry-eyed and refreshed? Maybe it’s the magic of the crisp fall air, the stunning autumn leaves, or the fresh apples falling from the trees…Either way, we will gladly spend our days gazing outside and admiring the scenery!

Luckily, the wonder of the great fall outdoors has made their way indoors here at Crohn’s and Colitis Canada! Ready to see the magic that’s being sprinkled around in our community?

Read on to find out!
A Simple Text Goes a Long Way
Want to make a quick impact?

By texting CURE to 20222 you can donate $25 to Crohn’s and Colitis Canada to help support the work that our Gutsy Walk funded researchers do—all in the matter of seconds. It’s a fast way to make a big difference!
IBD Students are Hitting the Books... with a $5000 Scholarship!

A data scientist, a psychology major, a stage manager for her high school’s production of Mamma Mia!, and an aspiring gastroenterologist are just some of the outstanding students who have headed back to class this fall with up to $5,000 for their tuition, thanks to the AbbVie IBD Scholarship program. Learn about how Crohn’s or colitis has shaped this year's scholarship recipients’ academic ambitions.
Calling All Volunteers!

Join Crohn’s and Colitis Canada this season to make a difference in your community. Our projects are a fun, easy way to help support those living or affected by inflammatory bowel disease.

Friends, Foes, and Other Just-Fine Microbes in IBD
It's never too late to learn with Crohn’s and Colitis Canada.

Click here to watch our Gutsy Learning Series on The Microbiome and IBD with Dr. Tropini, where she dives deep into the inflammation in the gut and how those living with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis can restore their microbiota.
Return of the COVID-19 Webinars: Season Two

Gutsy Learning Series: The Genetic, Environmental, Microbial (GEM) Project
October 27th, 7:00 – 8:00 pm ET | Online

Join us to learn about recent advancements of The GEM Project. This project is a global research study that looks to uncover possible triggers of Crohn’s disease. The more we know about the possible causes of Crohn’s, the closer we get not only to a cure, but also to the ability to prevent the disease from taking hold in the first place. Register to get the insights.

French subtitles for this presentation will be available the following week.
Gutsy Learning Series: Symptom Management for IBD
November 26th, 7:00 – 8:00 pm ET | Online

Join us to learn from an expert gastroenterologist about symptoms and complications of Crohn's and colitis. Experts will provide strategies and review treatment options to manage symptoms and flare-ups. They will also discuss Crohn's and Colitis Canada initiatives that use digital tools to track symptoms of IBD, to better understand what factors are contributing to symptoms and provide a more personalized and targeted approach to Crohn's and colitis management.

French subtitles for this presentation will be available the following week.
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Although we might be battling chronic diseases like Crohn's and colitis, we still have a lot to be thankful for.

We wish you and your loved ones good health, happiness, and many more moments to be grateful for. Happy Thanksgiving!
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