Category: Celiac

Can Gene Cells Reveal Extent of Celiac-Related Gut Damage? What can gene cells tell us about potential gut damage in people with celiac disease? Photo: CC–Brian Smithson Celiac.com 06/27/2017 – What can gene cells tell us about potential gut damage in people with celiac disease? Can they be harnessed to paint an accurate picture of what’s going on in the …

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Celiac Camp

Celiac Camp Celiac Camp is the first known overnight camp in the Maritimes for youth who live with celiac disease. Brigadoon invited a Clinical Dietitian to work with our Executive Chef to ensure that all dietary restrictions of campers were considered when preparing the exclusive nut-free and gluten-free menus for breakfast, snacks, and dinner. The camp this year would not …

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AN-PEP Shows Promise in Breaking Down Gluten in Stomach Photo: CC–Pascal Celiac.com 06/26/2017 – Designed to reduce or eliminate symptoms of gluten contamination in gluten-sensitive individuals, the product known as AN-PEP, marketed in the U.S. as Tolerase G, is a prolyl endoprotease enzyme, derived from Aspergillus niger, that has shown promise in breaking down gluten proteins. The latest news comes …

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Ahmed El-Sohemy: Celiac disease and the gluten-free fad Ahmed El-Sohemy, PhD, an associate professor of nutritional sciences at the University of Toronto, talked about the gluten-free fad with TVO’s Tim Alamenciak. Those who go gluten-free without being diagnosed with celiac disease may feel better because they’re eating fewer carbohydrates, but the jury is still out on whether or not there …

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Pork Chops with Blood Orange Sauce (Gluten-Free) Blood oranges form the base of a tasty sauce for this pork chop dish. Photo: CC–Jinx Celiac.com 06/24/2017 – This easy to make recipe marries the flavors of blood orange, soy sauce, ginger and garlic with chicken to deliver a tasty gluten-free entrée. The result is a delicious Asian-style pork chop in which …

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Donald Kirby, M.D. – ‘Celiac Disease: When Gluten-Free is a Necessity’ Cleveland Clinic News Service – May 23,2017 CLEVELAND – ‘Gluten-free’ products are becoming more prevalent in the local grocery store. But for folks who suffer from celiac disease, ‘gluten-free’ is not a trendy diet –it’s necessary to keep their disease in remission. Celiac disease is an auto-immune disorder that …

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Man Begs for Surgery to Fix 'Airbag Skin' After Gluten-free Diet A man is seeking surgery for baggy skin after gluten-free diet. Photo: CC–Automobile Italia Celiac.com 06/24/2017 – A long-time pasta lover with celiac disease is desperately fundraising for surgery after losing half his body weight on a gluten-free diet. Years of eating lots of pasta and high calorie meals …

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Celiac Disease – Mary Farid, DO | UCLA Digestive Diseases UCLA Digestive Diseases Continuing Medical Education GI Issues for the Primary Care Physician February 22, 2014 Mary Farid, DO Clinical Instructor of Medicine Division of Digestive Diseases David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Learn more at http://gastro.ucla.edu

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Does New Drug Promise Cure for Celiac Disease? Image: CC–Jonathan Silverberg Celiac.com 06/23/2017 – Dr. Alessio Fasano from the University of Maryland’s Celiac Research Center published a paper in Clinical and Developmental Immunology last month. It focused on a new drug developed by Dr. Fasano that has shown promising results in both animal and human trials. But is this the …

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My Child Might Have Celiac Disease… Now What? Connect with a pediatric celiac disease specialist: http://bit.ly/1ci3gyv Meet Dr. Ivor Hill, leading pediatric celiac disease specialist: http://bit.ly/1ci3FB1 Find out more about pediatric celiac disease: http://bit.ly/151NFgX Dr. Ivor Hill, leading celiac disease specialist, has joined Nationwide Children’s Hospital to be medical director of our Celiac Disease Center. He answers the question, “What …

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