Australian statistics for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD), i.e. Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
1 in 250 Australians aged 5-49 have an inflammatory bowel disorder
Total hospital costs for IBD annually is $100 million
Globally only Canada has a higher prevalence of IBD
Productivity losses attributable to IBD in 2012 was $380 million
We're proud to have raised $100,000's to fund medical and scientific research into Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.See all Causes
In 2010, through the generous support of the Tattersalls George Adams Foundation, The Gutsy Group, Inc. committed $80,000 to a clinical study into the prevention of Crohn’s disease after ...
In 2007 and 2008, in conjunction with the Bennelong Foundation, The Gutsy Group contributed $70,000 to a study undertaken by research fellow, Dr Jarrad Wilson from the Department of ...
In 2005 and 2006 The Gutsy Group provided funding of $20,000 to the Health Economics Group at The University of Melbourne. The analysis was carried out by Stephen Colgan, the research fellow with ...
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