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Why do people get celiac disease?

Why do people get celiac disease?
I know why I got celiac disease. Do you? We all have our special origin stories when it comes to why we are the way we are. Humans...
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Wondering about Celiac Disease? Don't go Gluten Free - Yet!

Wondering about Celiac Disease? Don't go Gluten Free - Yet!
As more and more people try gluten-free diets, awareness of Celiac Disease is increasing - but ironically so is the risk of mis- or under-diagnosis. It's...
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Gluten Intolerance can actually be Subclinical Celiac Disease

Gluten Intolerance can actually be Subclinical Celiac Disease
I think most of us have met people who have symptoms of celiac disease, but when tested, are told that their celiac antibody blood tests and...
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Celiac Disease Foundation National Conference & Expo 6/7-6/8

SEE MORE AT http://celiacandthebeast.com/2014/04/celiac-disease-foundation-2014-conference-and-expo/   WHEN: June 7th & June 8th WHERE: Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, CA WHO: Anyone who is celiac or diagnosed with...
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The dreaded diagnoses

The dreaded diagnoses
I have not been officially diagnosed as being gluten intolerant, but I know that I am.  I have been gluten-free now for just a couple weeks...
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"I Gave Up Martinis" & Other Mistakes an Allergic Foodie Admits

At the risk of losing a few readers who rely on me for gluten-free and allergy-friendly wisdom, today I'm coming clean. Ready? An Allergic Foodie has...
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Let's move! toward awareness of food, fitness, food allergies, and the gluten-free diet (plus a contest for precocious sous-chefs)

Michelle Obama Let's MoveI have a big celebrity crush on Michelle Obama. It's not just her arms (though of course that's part of it). I also admire the work...
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What Does the Box Say? - Comparing Gluten-Free and Non-Gluten-Free Marketing Claims

What Does the Box Say? - Comparing Gluten-Free and Non-Gluten-Free Marketing Claims
We've all heard statements like these about gluten-free food: "The gluten-free products market is experiencing a double-digit growth" and "They are considered healthier than conventional products (source: PRWeb.com). It's...
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Are Food Allergies and Gluten-Free Diets the New Eating Disorders? Cosmo tells all.

"Are Food Allergies the New Eating Disorders?" Cosmopolitan headlineYesterday, I bought my first (and quite possibly last) copy of Cosmopolitan ever. The February 2014 issue boasts a flashy pink cover, “85 ways to get...
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