Archive for the Education Category


Nexvax2 Financing

We have tried to post as much as we can about treatments for celiac disease and Nexvax2 seems to be leading the charge right now. This press release talks about the latest Nexvax2 financing and what the money will mean to research efforts. CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — ImmusanT, Inc. announced today it […]

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Celiac Disease and Discrimination

It is tough for someone with celiac disease to safely dine out, especially when the plans include others that do not understand the disease. This mother of a two year old celiac child in Oklahoma just did what she had to do to keep her child safe. The group she was with decided to go […]

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Celiac and Gluten Free Training for Restaurants

I found this press release today that talks about a company that provides training webinars to restaurants on celiac and gluten free menu and contamination issues. This training is needed in a big way and we will do our best here to promote it. Kitchens with Confidence, LLC,  today announced the launch of online training […]

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Social Challenges of Celiac Disease

There are many social challenges of celiac disease. It is estimated that 1 in 133 people have celiac disease and 97% of those are undiagnosed. An article from celiac.com last year discussed some of these social challenges and research that is being conducted on the topic: Anyone who’s tried to maintain a gluten-free diet for […]

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Gluten In Medications

A press release today about gluten in medications discusses a a research grant awarded by the FDA for the first scientific research on gluten in medications. Here are some excerpts from the press release. Ambler, PA, November 16, 2011 –(PR.com)– The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA) is proud to announce that the organization has […]

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Gluten Free Fast Foods

The gluten free diet is becoming ever more popular for a couple of reasons. The diet has caught a following of people that love organic foods and vegan selections but the most popular reason is the new awareness of celiac disease. A gluten free diet is the only treatment available for those diagnosed with celiac […]

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