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New App Helps Find Restaurants Offering Gluten-Free Food

If you need to hunt for gluten-free offerings in area restaurants, there’s an app for that.

09/29/2014

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Gluten-Free Craze Causes Concern About Awareness Of Celiac Disease

A locally-based advocacy group says an important message is being drowned out amid the gluten-free craze — that people with Celiac disease must be properly diagnosed before they make changes to their diets.

05/11/2014

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More Options Than Ever For The Gluten Free

May is National Celiac Disease Awareness Month and eating to stay healthy is easier than ever.

05/10/2014

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Main Line Health Hoping To Improve Diagnostic Rate For Celiac Disease

Dr. Keith Laskin, medical director for Main Line Health’s Celiac Center at Paoli Hospital, was among the main presenters during the event.

05/08/2013

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Top Gluten-free Menus In Philadelphia

Been diagnosed with celiac disease or gluten-intolerance? Avoid that pesky little protein at these Philly restaurants.

05/08/2013

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Health: Gluten Free Products – Hype or Helpful?

A growing number of everyday products, like lipstick and toothpaste, are gluten free. Is the trend hype, or can it be helpful?

05/02/2013

Separating Fact From Myth: The Gluten-Free Diet

How important is the gluten-free diet for people on it?

03/20/2013

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Gluten-Free Food Served At Celiac Disease Benefit In Center City

You’ll be able to enjoy gluten-free food and drink from about 30 of the region’s top restaurants at a Celiac disease benefit in Center City on Sunday.

09/20/2012

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Health Alert: FDA Proposing Stricter Standards For Gluten Free Labels

It’s become popular and profitable to sell products that are labeled gluten free, even when they’re not. And for some, it’s dangerous to their health. Now the FDA is preparing for stricter labeling, and that’s a relief for people who are allergic to gluten.

08/31/2011

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A Paoli Supermarket Opens Gluten-Free Deli Section

As many as two million Americans suffer from celiac disease — they’re unable to digest gluten, which is found in bread, pasta, beer, and other common foods.

06/15/2011

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Health Watch: Celiac Disease Awareness

Millions of people have an undiagnosed disease that can cause everything from infertility and headaches to cancer and learning disabilities.

05/06/2011

Gluten-Free Foods The Focus At Celiac Awareness Event

The Philadelphia cruise terminal will be the site of Sunday’s 7th annual Appetite for Awareness, to help fight a disease where food is both the cause and the cure.

10/22/2010

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