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Did You Know? Facts About Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis

Did You Know? Facts About Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis

Both Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis (UC)  are both Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), which both affect the gastrointestinal tract. Not to be confused with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) which is characterized as a spastic bowel functional syndrome, Crohn’s and UC cause inflammation, ulcers, and damage to the bowel. Although Crohn’s and UC share many characteristics, they have some differences.     Who is affected by Crohn’s and UC? There are approx. 233,000 Canadians with IBD 129,000 have Crohn’s disease 104,000 have Ulcerative Colitis (UC) Crohn’s...