Serology an Increasingly Important Indicator of Celiac Disease Serology an Increasingly Important Indicator of Celiac Disease
Serology has gained importance in the diagnosis of celiac disease (CD), due to improvements in assay performance over the last decade, according to updated advice for clinical practice.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Are food additives causing celiac disease? Study suggests 'meat glue' drives gluten reactions
Both celiac disease and the use of food additives have risen steadily in the last several decades. New German research suggests that a common additive, 'meat glue' may cause the disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kids With Celiac Not Getting Yearly Follow-Up
(MedPage Today) -- Non-adherence to a gluten-free diet risks GI damage and other complications (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - January 4, 2019 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Researchers Think Some Food Additives May Contribute To Celiac Disease
BOSTON (CBS) – New research suggests that a common food additive may contribute to or even cause celiac disease and experts are calling for warnings on food labels until further research is done. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder where gluten causes the immune system to attack the gut. While genetics play a role, what actually triggers celiac disease is unclear. Now researchers believe food additives may contribute, in particular, microbial transglutaminase, which is used in the processing of sausages, cheese, bread and other products. More research is needed to determine whether this food additive is a direc...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Watch Listen Celiac Disease Dr. Mallika Marshall Gluten Source Type: news

Could this widely used food additive cause celiac disease?
(Frontiers) A bacterial enzyme that is used to improve food texture and shelf-life has been linked in several studies to celiac disease -- but it is unlabeled and hidden from public knowledge, according to a review published in Frontiers in Pediatrics. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Celiac disease may be treated with cystic fibrosis drugs
New research investigates the similarities between cystic fibrosis and celiac disease, suggesting that drugs for the former may also treat the latter. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Food Intolerance Source Type: news

Ask Well: What Are the Effects of Vitamin B12 Deficiency?
A deficiency of B12, if left untreated, can lead to irreversible neurological problems. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RONI CARYN RABIN Tags: Vitamins Vitamin B12 Anemia Digestive Tract Diet and Nutrition Mental Health and Disorders Celiac Disease Crohn's Disease Source Type: news

Towards a treatment for gluten intolerance
(EMBO) Celiac disease is a severe autoimmune disorder of the intestine. It occurs when people develop sensitivity to gluten, a substance found in wheat, rye, and barley. An international research team from Italy and France has now uncovered a new molecular player in the development of gluten intolerance. Their discovery, published in The EMBO Journal, suggests potential targets for the development of therapeutic approaches for the disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 30, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

GPs to be told to stop prescribing gluten-free pizza bases and custard creams
NHS doctors had been prescribing gluten-free pizza bases, Battenberg cakes and custard creams to patients with digestive disorders such as coeliac disease, which affects up to one in 100. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A New Blood Test May Help Monitor Celiac Disease Activity A New Blood Test May Help Monitor Celiac Disease Activity
A new biomarker assay may detect celiac disease and monitor its progress, new research suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - November 20, 2018 Category: Pathology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why a low-gluten diet may benefit everyone
New research suggests that a diet low in gluten may benefit health, even for people who do not have celiac disease or gluten intolerance. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the possible complications of psoriasis?
Psoriasis often causes skin lesions, but a person with psoriasis may also have a higher risk of other conditions, such as celiac or inflammatory bowel disease. Other possible complications range from a type of arthritis to heart problems and depression. Find out more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

Goodbye 'Gluten-Free'? Celiac Disease Vaccine May Make It Possible
Title: Goodbye 'Gluten-Free'? Celiac Disease Vaccine May Make It PossibleCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - November 15, 2018 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Treat celiac disease naturally with homeopathy
(Natural News) Celiac disease is technically considered to be untreatable. Patients suffering from this autoimmune disease must avoid consuming gluten, which triggers these symptoms. A study from India suggests that homeopathic remedies could indirectly treat this disease by strengthening the immune system. Celiac disease is a disorder of the small intestine that develops in genetically... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Goodbye'Gluten-Free'? Celiac Disease Vaccine May Make It Possible
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 14, 2018 -- People with celiac disease must follow a very restrictive diet, but an experimental vaccine may offer many of them the freedom to eat more normally. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder. If someone with the disease... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 14, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Morning Break: Flavored E-Cig Ban? Celiac Vax; Super Chickens
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - November 9, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Intestinal upset? Gluten's not necessarily the culprit
If you're suffering from intestinal upset, you might be tempted to eliminate gluten from your diet. Many people follow gluten-free diets not because they have celiac disease, an autoimmune condition triggered by sensitivity to the grain component, but because they think avoiding it improves their digestive health. But experts say that gluten is likely not the culprit giving people gas and diarr hea — it's another food component called fructans, The Washington Post reports. The number of Americans… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 8, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Treatment would let people with celiac eat gluten
The treatment, Nexvax2, is currently in a phase 2 clinical trial in Australia. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Gluten-free fix? What to know about an experimental treatment for celiac disease
The treatment, Nexvax2, is currently in a phase 2 clinical trial in Australia. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Amgen And Provention Bio Announce Co-Development Collaboration In Celiac Disease
Provention to Lead Phase 2b Stage of Development for Anti-IL-15 Antibody AMG 714 Amgen Will Invest $20 Million in Provention Equity Amgen Will be Responsible for Clinical Trial Supply and Manufacturing THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and OLDWICK, N.J., Nov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and Provention Bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRVB), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on immune-mediated diseases, today announced a licensing and co-development agreement for AMG 714, identified by Provention as PRV-015. AMG 714 is a novel anti-IL-15 monoclonal antibody being developed for the treatment of gluten-fre...
Source: Amgen News Release - November 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Here ’s the Healthiest Way to Gain Weight
For most Americans with weight issues, the problem is carrying around too much , not too little. While obesity rates have surged in North America since the 1970s, the proportion of underweight people has remained low—less than 5% of the population, according to a study in The Lancet. These bodyweight trends mean that most health experts are focused on helping people lose weight to avoid disease. But there are also some potentially serious health consequences associated with being clinically underweight, which is usually defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of 18.5 or below. “There are many epidemiologic st...
Source: TIME: Health - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Gluten-Free Craze Good, Bad for Celiac Patients
People with celiac disease are happy to have more food choices away from home, but some sense a growing stigma as other people voluntarily go gluten-free. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gluten-Free Craze a'Double-Edged Sword' for Celiac Patients
TUESDAY, Oct. 16, 2018 -- The gluten-free diet craze is both reassuring and upsetting to people with celiac disease who are allergic to the nutrient, a small study suggests. People with celiac disease say they're happy to have more food choices at... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 16, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Gluten-Free Craze a 'Double-Edged Sword' for Celiac Patients
Title: Gluten-Free Craze a 'Double-Edged Sword' for Celiac PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/16/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/16/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - October 16, 2018 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Prevalence of Celiac Disease in Patients With Osteoporosis Prevalence of Celiac Disease in Patients With Osteoporosis
Are individuals with celiac disease at increased risk for osteoporosis?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

One-Third of 'Gluten-Free' Restaurant Foods in U.S. Are Not: Study
One-third of foods labeled “gluten free” in U.S. restaurants actually contain trace amounts of the protein that can cause digestive upset for people with celiac disease, according to a new study. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Some 'Gluten-Free' Restaurants Fall Short
One-third of foods labeled “gluten free” in U.S. restaurants actually contain trace amounts of the protein that can cause digestive upset for people with celiac disease, according to a new study. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bloated stomach: How do you know if abdominal bloating is a symptom of coeliac disease?
A BLOATED stomach is most often caused by eating food which is difficult to digest. While this may not have serious health implications, it could do if bloating is caused by an intolerance to gluten. But how do you know if your bloated tummy is a sign of coeliac disease? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Point of Care Testing for Celiac Disease Lacks Sensitivity Point of Care Testing for Celiac Disease Lacks Sensitivity
A point of care testing tool to screen patients for celiac disease lacked sensitivity, particularly in populations in which there was a high prevalence of celiac disease, a study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Burden of coeliac disease: undiagnosed patients costly
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - October 1, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Celiac Disease Overview Video Celiac Disease Overview Video
This video covers the known pathophysiology of celiac disease, as well as important clinical signs and symptoms.Osmosis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Commentary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the link between psoriatic arthritis and gluten?
Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) causes painful, swollen joints. In people with celiac disease (CD), eating gluten can trigger diarrhea and other digestive symptoms. Research suggests that these two conditions often occur together and that following a gluten-free diet may relieve symptoms of both. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriatic Arthritis Source Type: news

Risk of NAFLD in Celiac Patients on a Gluten-free Diet Risk of NAFLD in Celiac Patients on a Gluten-free Diet
Does a gluten-free diet impact the risk of developing nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in patients with celiac disease?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Gluten in Pregnancy Tied to Baby's Type 1 Diabetes
There's already a known link between celiac disease and type 1 diabetes -- approximately 10 percent of people with type 1 diabetes also have celiac disease. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reproductive Life in Women With Celiac Disease Reproductive Life in Women With Celiac Disease
This study investigated the impact of celiac disease on reproductive outcomes, both before and after diagnosis.Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Coeliac disease: Diagnosis of the autoimmune disease rises to 30 per cent
DIAGNOSIS of coeliac disease has risen to 30 per cent in the UK, up from 24 per cent in 2011, according to research commissioned by the charity Coeliac UK from the University of Nottingham. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How To Tell If You Have Celiac Disease Or A Gluten Intolerance
Going gluten-free starts with getting the right diagnosis. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Oatmeal Healthy? Here ’s What the Experts Say
Oatmeal is a near-universally beloved breakfast. While it has historically been enjoyed across Europe, Russia and the U.S., oatmeal is rapidly gaining popularity in developing countries because of its affordability and its perceived health properties. But is oatmeal really good for you? To answer that question, it’s first important to differentiate among all the different types of oatmeal. There’s steel-cut and rolled, quick-cooking and instant. But all of these terms refer to different methods of preparing hulled oats for cooking. “You can’t eat an unprocessed oat straight from the field,” sa...
Source: TIME: Health - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

Bans on gluten-free prescribing save the NHS money in the short-term but the impact on patients is unclear
Full or partial bans on GPs prescribing gluten-free (GF) foods to people with coeliac disease save the NHS money in the short-term. But the impact on patients, especially those from deprived areas, is unknown, NIHR-funded researchers at the University of Bristol have warned. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 2, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research, Health; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School; Press Release Source Type: news

Diet and a New Drug: A One-Two Punch Against Gluten? Diet and a New Drug: A One-Two Punch Against Gluten?
Studies at DDW 2018 addressed a constant challenge for patients with celiac disease: adherence to a gluten-free diet. Also, the experimental agent AMG 714 may reduce symptoms after gluten exposure.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Most People With Osteoporosis Don't Need Screening for Celiac Disease Most People With Osteoporosis Don't Need Screening for Celiac Disease
Routinely screening people who have osteoporosis to check if they may also have celiac disease (CD) is usually unnecessary, results of a new systematic review and meta-analysis suggest.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

5 Detection Strategies for Celiac Disease 5 Detection Strategies for Celiac Disease
Studies presented at DDW 2018 addressed one current challenge regarding celiac disease: reliable, cost-effective detection.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Hidden and Accidental Gluten Exposure in Celiac Disease Hidden and Accidental Gluten Exposure in Celiac Disease
Inadvertent gluten exposure can pose a risk to patients with celiac disease.Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

12 Signs of celiac disease you should never ignore
(Natural News) People with celiac disease cannot eat the protein called gluten because it harms their small intestine. Apparently, although this autoimmune disease is now common, with a prevalence of approximately one person out of 100 in the world, most of them are unaware that they have it. Here are 12 signs of celiac disease... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Undiagnosed celiac disease tied to miscarriages and stillbirths
(Reuters Health) - Women with undiagnosed celiac disease may be more likely to have miscarriages or stillbirths than women who never get this diagnosis, a Danish study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Uncovering Factors Linked to Celiac Disease
Recent studies provide important insight into celiac disease ’s prevalence and a possible trigger for the disease in genetically susceptible people. (Source: NIDDK News)
Source: NIDDK News - June 23, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Children with celiac disease need to be regularly evaluated on their vitamin A and D levels
(Natural News) Children with celiac disease need to have their vitamin A and D levels regularly evaluated as researchers discovered that they are more likely to be deficient in these vitamins, according to a new study. In the study, published in the journal BMC Pediatrics, a team of researchers at the Adnan Menderes University in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What we eat directly translates to how vulnerable we are to disease: Here's why 1 in every 100 people now suffer from celiac disease
(Natural News) There was a time when celiac disease (CD) was known as a rare condition that almost exclusively afflicted individuals of European descent. Today, one out of 100 persons around the world is thought to have the disease. To understand how a supposedly uncommon genetic disorder now afflicts such a considerable percentage of humanity,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celiac Disease: More Prominent in Women, Underdiagnosed in Kids, and other Epidemiologic Trends
Studies of celiac disease at DDW 2018 found low rates of non-celiac gluten sensitivity, lower detection in women vs men, and that the pediatric poulation is underdiagnosed. (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - June 10, 2018 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Veronica Hackethal, MD Tags: Conferences/Digestive Disease Week Source Type: news