Category: Food Allergies

Detecting food allergens on the go A California startup has developed a portable technology that will allow consumers to test their food for gluten on the go. Ben Gruber reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe …

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The Pathways to Celiac Disease – Celiac Disease in the News Although celiac disease is characterized by damage to the small intestine, the actual process is quite complicated. In a recent paper published in Gastroenterology, Dr. Joseph Murray, M.D., examines the mechanism that leads to tissue destruction during the progression of celiac disease. For more information, visit: http://celiacblog.mayoclinic.org/?mc_id=us&utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=sm&utm_content=video&utm_campaign=mayoclinic&geo=national&placementsite=enterprise&cauid=100504

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How to Empower Kids with Celiac Disease Parents can help empower celiac kids with a few simple tips. Photo: CC–Scott Swigert Celiac.com 05/30/2017 – Huff Post recently featured a good article on empowering kids with food allergies, including celiac disease. The article, by Miriam Pearl, suggests that parents seek to promote awareness and self-reliance in such children, rather than simply …

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This Vaccine Could Be a Game-Changer for People with Celiac Disease Can a vaccine work against celiac disease? Photo: MilitaryHealth Celiac.com 05/29/2017 – Currently, a gluten-free diet is the only way to manage celiac disease. Can a celiac vaccine change that? One company thinks so. ImmusanT corporation has developed a therapeutic vaccine, Nexvax2, that is specifically designed to treat celiac …

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Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity and Fructan – Celiac Disease in the News Joseph Murray, M.D., a gastroenterologist and celiac disease expert at Mayo Clinic, discusses a journal article published in Gastroenterology about non-celiac gluten sensitivity. The results of the study show non-celiac gluten sensitivity is a misnomer that should be labeled as a wheat intolerance to fructan.

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Category: Food Allergies

Health & Nutrition : How to Live With an Allergy to Soy If someone has a soy allergy, they should check foods for ingredients that say “soy” or “texture vegetable protein.” Learn to live with a soy allergy by avoiding soy products with tips from a licensed dietitian in this free video on health and nutrition. Expert: Christine Marquette Bio: …

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Gluten-free Fish and Chips A popular local fish and chip shop in Norwich, UK adds gluten-free menu, doubles in size. Photo: CC–Banalities Celiac.com 05/27/2017 – The folks in Norwich, England know a thing or two about fish and chips. So does Lucy’s Chips, which has operated a popular stall on Norwich market for the last 40 years. So, many people …

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