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Report Card on Biologics for IBD

IBD Video

November is Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis awareness month. This November, learn all about these inflammatory bowel diseases. Click here +

GERD Video

Learn about the symptoms and treatment options for GERD, a common disease that causes chronic acid reflux and heartburn. Click here +

30-Second IBS Test

Take this quick test to find out if you have IBS, and learn more about this common syndrome. Click here +

IBS Survey Results

View the results from our recent survey on the ways that irritable bowel syndrome affects patients living with this condition. Click here +

IBS Video

IBS Videos

Watch our new two part video series on irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Click here +

Biosimilars Video

Biosimilars Video

Watch our video on biologic medications and biosimilars and their impact on the treatment of IBD. Click here +

Free Pamphlets

Free patient information pamphlets on digestive diseases and disorders. Order here +

SOS Cuisine

Gut Friendly Meals

We’ve partnered with SOS Cuisine. Read more +


Find out what information your genes hold. The GI Society is now a 23andMe affiliate. Click here +

Latest News

2017 Survey Report: Clostridium difficile Infection

The GI Society represents Canadians living with gastrointestinal diseases and disorders, including those who have experienced Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), and the devastating digestive symptoms that occur from this infection. We offer patient education on [...]

IBD Awareness Month – PSA

View our new public service announcement on IBD Awareness Month. And then click the links below to learn more about inflammatory bowel diseases such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Watch more of our PSAs, which [...]

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Video

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs when the upper portion of the digestive tract is not functioning properly, causing stomach contents to flow back into the esophagus. The most common symptoms are acid reflux and heartburn. [...]

New Study: IBD Focus Group in Vancouver

Do You Have Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)? If you have IBD (Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis), Dr. Ted Steiner (infectious disease doctor) and his research team, in partnership with the GI Society, would like to [...]

BC Colorectal Cancer Screening Test Suspended

One type of colorectal cancer screening test, the fecal immunochemical test (FIT), is currently unavailable in British Columbia due to a manufacturing defect with the liquid reagent used in this test. All BC labs have [...]

IBD Research and Treatment: Canada’s Fame and Shame

Patients, Advocates and The Cameron Institute, issue call for equal access to IBD treatments CAMBRIDGE, ONTARIO (September 12, 2017) – Approximately 233,000 Canadians know how it feels to wake up every day with IBD (Inflammatory [...]

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