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Human clinical trials have demonstrated that Krill oil has beneficial effects locally in the joint. In one study, krill oil, but not fish oil, reduced infiltration of inflammatory cells into the joint and joint-lining tissues, a vital effect in reducing the pain, swelling, and loss of function associated with osteoarthritis.
Canada has one of the highest incidences of IBD in the world.
Over 200,000 Canadians suffer from inflammatory bowel disease.
IBD is a term that includes Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), diseases that strikes more than 9,000 new patients every year.
The risk of premature death for IBD sufferers is 47 per cent higher than the general public.
The risk of developing colorectal cancer is also elevated.
IBD affects more people than multiple sclerosis or HIV and is almost as prevalent as epilepsy and Type 1 diabetes. In spite of that, IBD remains a closet disease, shrouded in silence and relatively unknown.