Diagnosis Archives - Page 2 of 7 - Celiac Disease
Nov 9 2009

Free Gluten-Free Care Packages for those Newly Diagnosed with Celiac Disease!

The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center was founded in 2000 and has been dedicated to the research, awareness and education of celiac disease.   Founder, Stefano Guandalini, a world-renowned pediatric gastroenterologist and Celiac Disease expert, was determined to confirm that the disease is not as rare as once thought and to spread awareness to the […]

Sep 18 2009

Why Some People Don't Want an Official Celiac Diagnosis

With all the controversy swirling around the health care reform bill, here is something else to be considered in the mix. Shortly after my celiac diagnosis, our health insurance provider at the time (Blue Cross/Blue Shield) sent us a letter asking if we had supplemental health insurance. We called the insurance company as this was a strange request they’d never […]

Sep 18 2009

Why Some People Don’t Want an Official Celiac Diagnosis

With all the controversy swirling around the health care reform bill, here is something else to be considered in the mix. Shortly after my celiac diagnosis, our health insurance provider at the time (Blue Cross/Blue Shield) sent us a letter asking if we had supplemental health insurance. We called the insurance company as this was a strange request they’d never […]

Sep 1 2009

How a Celiac Diagnosis Changed my Life for the Better!

Some of you might know me from Examiner.com. That website was a great place to get my online writing feet wet – no doubt! Though I’ve dabbled in the gluten-free blogging world for a couple of years, I never took it too seriously. Yet, somehow I ended up turning my passion for helping others learn […]

Jul 5 2009

Celiac Disease Named in Top 5 Food Allergies, Sensitivities, and Intolerances

According to a recent published report on Health News, it looks like the wheat allergy/gluten intolerance / Celiac Disease were named 4th on a list of the top 5 food allergies, sensitivities, and intolerances.  The article examines all types of food allergies, sensitivities, and intolerances, then ranks them according to how common they are. For […]