A new gluten free restaurant certification organization has been established in Tennessee. It’s instituting a certification process for restaurants in order to help customers find safe, allergy-friendly places to eat.[Read more…] about New Gluten Free Restaurant Certification
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Does exposure to antibiotics during your first year of life increase your risk of celiac disease? According to a nationwide study of children in Norway and Denmark, there is a link between the two.[Read more…] about Antibiotics Prior to Age 1 Linked to Celiac Disease
Have you ever had an eating disorder? Have you ever wondered if eating disorders correlate with celiac disease? According to a recent study by Tel Aviv University in Israel, there does appear to be a connection.[Read more…] about Is there a Higher Risk of Eating Disorders Among Teens with Celiac Disease?
Rider University changed their campus dining practices to accomodate students with celiac disease as well as students with other major food allergies.[Read more…] about Celiac Disease Complaint Forces Rider University to Make Dining Accomodations
There is a new flavor of Girl Scout gluten free cookies for sale this year—Caramel Chocolate Chip. It will join Toffee-tastic as the 2 gluten free Girl Scout cookie options this season.[Read more…] about Gluten Free Girl Scout Cookies for 2019
Why would researchers look to find a biological marker for gluten sensitivity? It is believed approximately 3.3 million Americans (about 1%) have celiac disease.[Read more…] about Researchers Discover Biological Marker for Gluten Sensitivity
One of the hardest challenges celiacs face is maintaing a strict gluten free diet. And one of the most frustrating aspects of this battle is mislabeled gluten free food.[Read more…] about Mislabeled Gluten Free Food Contintues to Be a Problem
When I first heard the term gluten sniffing dog, I thought perhaps it was a joke. Of course dogs have an amazing sense of smell, but the concept still seemed kind of incredible to me.[Read more…] about Is a Gluten Sniffing Dog Helpful?
There’s a celiac disease vaccine called Nexvax2 in the works. It’s meant to allow celiacs to eat gluten without getting sick and without any damage to your gut.
People with celiac disease have a difficult time figuring out if they’ve had exposure to gluten when they rely solely on physical symptoms.