Celiac Disease Diagnosis in Italian Children Rarely Delayed Celiac Disease Diagnosis in Italian Children Rarely Delayed
The delay of celiac disease diagnosis among children is generally low in Italy, regardless of region.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - May 14, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

If a chronic health condition is making you feel guilty for not being ‘perfect’, try some self-compassion | Gaynor Parkin
Ask yourself how you would respond if your best friend were in the same situation. You wouldn ’t think any worse of her, would you?The modern mind is a column where experts discuss mental health issues they are seeing in their work“I was so looking forward to the night out and celebrating with my friends. The restaurant reassured me over and over the food was gluten free, and then came back to say the noodles weren’t after I’d already eaten some! I was really freaked out; I didn’t want the night to be ruined by feelin g unwell.”Mary* is living with coeliac disease and type 1 diabetes. Her life feels as though i...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 12, 2024 Category: Science Authors: Gaynor Parkin Tags: Psychology Health Mental health Diabetes Source Type: news

What Are Treatment Options for EOE?
Discussion Eosinophilic esophagitis (EOE) is a clinicopathologic condition of the esophagus where a pediatric or adult patient has clinical symptoms of esophageal dysfunction along with 15 or more eosinophils per high powered field in histological samples. The clinical diagnosis is difficult because many presenting symptoms are consistent with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Clinical features in children include feeding intolerance or refusal, abdominal pain, emesis or reflux symptoms. Other symptoms include chest pain, diarrhea or failure to thrive. Older children and adolescents may have food impaction or dysphag...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 6, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

No-Biopsy Diagnosis Appears Effective No-Biopsy Diagnosis Appears Effective
Growing evidence suggests invasive procedures may not be needed to confirm a celiac disease diagnosis.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - April 23, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Celiac Disease: No-Biopsy Diagnosis Appears Effective Celiac Disease: No-Biopsy Diagnosis Appears Effective
Growing evidence suggests invasive procedures may not be needed to confirm a celiac disease diagnosis.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 23, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Varied Delays in Pediatric Celiac Diagnosis Varied Delays in Pediatric Celiac Diagnosis
Younger Italian kids or those with family celiac history get quicker diagnoses; others with vague symptoms face delays.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 19, 2024 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Clinical Summary Source Type: news

Craft Latino Celebrates Fania Records ’ 60th Anniversary With Box Sets & Remastered Albums
It’s been 60 years since Dominican bandleader Johnny Pacheco co-founded Fania Records with attorney Jerry Masucci. To commemorate the legacy of the Latin label that brought us legends like Willie Colón, Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Héctor Lavoe, Ray Barretto, Rubén Blades, and Pacheco himself, Craft…#dominican #johnnypacheco #faniarecords #jerrymasucci #latin #williecolón #celiacruz #titopuente #héctorlavoe #raybarretto (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Long Covid trials aim to clear lingering virus —and help patients in need
One Monday morning last September, Shelley Hayden pulled into a parking spot in an underground garage at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). She switched off the ignition, pushed the red record button on her cellphone, and gazed into the camera. “The time has come,” said Hayden, long dark-blond hair framing her blue eyes. “Here we are, I’m actually getting to do something.” More than 3 years earlier, in the summer of 2020, Hayden had come down with COVID-19 while visiting family in Colorado. Since then she’s been plagued by the disease’s cruel sequel, Long Covid, whose symptoms include ov...
Source: ScienceNOW - April 11, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

First Wave BioPharma Completes Merger Deal With ImmunogenX Adding Phase 3-Ready Candidate For Celiac Disease
First Wave BioPharma Inc FWBI has acquired ImmunogenX in an all-stock transaction with the combined company focused on advancing a gastrointestinal (GI) pipeline. First Wave BioPharma signed a non-binding term sheet in December to acquire ImmunogenX. James Sapirstein will continue to serve as…#firstwave #biopharmainc #firstwavebiopharma #jamessapirstein #jacksyage #sapirstein #gidivision #fda #immunogenx #niclosamide (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 14, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Wave BioPharma Announces Completion of Business Combination with ImmunogenX, Adding Phase 3-Ready Latiglutenase to its Late-Stage GI-Focused Clinical …
Latiglutenase is a potentially first-in-class oral biotherapeutic for the treatment of celiac disease James Sapirstein, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, to continue leading First Wave BioPharma; Jack Syage, Ph.D., named President and Chief Operating Officer A strategic U.S. commercial license…#jamessapirstein #firstwavebiopharma #jacksyage #phd #bocaraton #fla #biopharmainc #fwbi #chaitankhosla #firstwave (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 14, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Should doctors screen all kids for type 1 diabetes?
Millions worldwide live with type 1 diabetes, and for most the diagnosis came as a shock, following mysterious symptoms such as thirst and weight loss. But diabetes specialists have long known that certain blood tests can foretell the disease years earlier. That has left the field wrestling with a difficult question: Should healthy children get these blood tests, and would knowing about incipient diabetes help them? Now, as a first wave of studies indicates such testing can prevent life-threatening complications at diagnosis , and with a new treatment to delay disease onset, the answers are tipping toward ...
Source: ScienceNOW - March 13, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

Can Iron Supplementation Protect Against Celiac Disease? Can Iron Supplementation Protect Against Celiac Disease?
Genetically lower iron levels were associated with an increased risk for celiac disease in a Mendelian randomization study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - February 13, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

This BioPharma Could Be First To Market With Its Celiac Therapy
James Sapirstein, Chairman, President & CEO of First Wave BioPharma, Inc. FWBI was recently a guest on Benzinga’s All-Access. First Wave BioPharma is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company specializing in the development of targeted, non-systemic therapies for gastrointestinal (GI) diseases.…#jamessapirstein #benzingasallaccess #firstwavebiopharma (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brazil ’s Pinguim Content Adapts Oscar Nakasato’s Immigration Tale ‘Nihonjin,’ Pitched at Ventana Sur’s Animation!
Noburu is 10 and living in Brazil with a budding curiosity surrounding his Japanese heritage. With an inquisitive enthusiasm, he approaches his grandfather Hideo, reluctant to share tales of his difficult years assimilating to a new country. The two begin an arduous journey towards reconnection…#noburu #brazil #hideo #mygrandfather #nihonjin #ritacatunda #oscarnakasato #celiacatunda #oscarnakasatos #brazilian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 2, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celiac Disease and Higher Risk of Women's Health Disorders Celiac Disease and Higher Risk of Women's Health Disorders
Women with celiac disease face a much higher risk of other health complications, including ovarian failure, endometriosis, and pregnancy loss, a large new study suggests.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 2, 2023 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news