Posts Tagged medical professional


The Gluten Summit

“Is gluten the cause of your health problems?” It very well could be. It’s an interesting, and important, question to ask. Fortunately, Dr. Tom O‘Bryan has made it part of his personal mission to move this question into today’s conversations between patients and healthcare professionals. Asking this question could, potentially, improve the lives of millions […]

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ALV003 Named a Top 10 Inflammatory/Autoimmune Project to Watch

AVL003 has shown promise as a drug to help those with celiac disease cope with the serious problems related to autoimmune and inflammatory issues caused by the disease. This press release shows that this research is getting some attention, which is greatly needed in this field. Alvine Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the […]

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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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Delayed Celiac Diagnosis

Delayed Celiac diagnosis is a problem far too common among those who suffer from this disease. This is a summary of a study that looked at how long it takes to get a proper diagnosis from the onset of symptoms and the first doctor visit. Just in my limited experience, these times are still off. […]

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Celiac Genetic Tests

Celiac Genetic Tests Are Not All Equal and Some DQ2 Negatives May Not Be Completely Negative By Dr. Scot Lewey Genetic tests exist for Celiac disease and are highly accurate for determining the risk of the disease. When a complete genetic panel is performed the possibility that someone having or ever getting this autoimmune disease […]

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Gluten Free Dietitian Nashville Tennessee

I wanted to make a quick post about a gluten free dietitian in Nashville, Tennessee that we met yesterday. Her name is Kristen Pardue and she is a Registered Dietitian. After searching for someone in the Nashville area to help us with making food and supplement selection, we found her and make an appointment. She […]

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