Providing scholarship opportunities for children between the ages 9 – 18 to the Ostomy Canada Youth Camp and coordinate a partnership with Youth Rally who have had or who will have bowel or bladder diversionary surgery or who have related special needs self catheterization, bowel bladder incontinence, due to birth defects, trauma or disease Crohns disease, Ulcerative Colitis, and colon Cancer.
Restaurants nationwide are beginning to offer gluten-free alternatives to regular menu items. This is welcome news to those long suffering from celiac disease
Celiac disease, an autoimmune disease affecting millions of Americans, is becoming more and more common, yet many people know little or nothing about the disease. I have celiac disease and I talk about it a lot. It is a huge part of my life — it controls everything I eat, where I eat it, the […]
Celiac.com 05/27/2013 – A team of researchers recently investigated whether celiac disease influences risk for non–insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) and metabolic syndrome. To do so, they examined the prevalence of NIDDM and metabolic syndrome among adults with celiac disease, compared with healthy matched control subjects. The research team included Toufic A. Kabbani, Ciaran P. Kelly, […]
Celiac disease could be more common than previously believed Toronto NewsFIX, on Fri, 24 May 2013 01:55:13 -0700 A study reveals that celiac disease is as common among the American population as among Europeans. Celiac disease is an inherited sensitivity to gluten in wheat, barley and rye products. It affects one in 130 or so […]
Celiac Disease Updates Celiac Disease Symptoms The gluten free lifestyle This book is for sufferers of Celiac disease, sometimes referred to as gluten intolerance. Being diagnosed with this disorder is both a blessing and a curse. The blessing is that you know why it is you have been feeling bad for so many years. The […]
Gluten-free diets are certainly on the rise. In part because gluten intolerance, or celiac disease, is on the rise. But they’re also becoming fashionable as celebrities and professional athletes are dropping gluten from their diets. A gluten-free diet is often hyped as a way to increase energy, lose weight or deal with certain health problems. […]
Celiac Disease Organizations Canadian Celiac Association Canadian Celiac Association is a national organization dedicated to providing services and support to persons with celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis through programs of awareness, advocacy, education and research. Canadian Digestive Health Foundation A charitable organization linked with CAG, devoted to funding for digestive disease research. The Canadian Society […]