Research

  1. Study Shows Online Education Helps People With Celiac Disease Adhere to Gluten-Free Diet

    A  recently published Australian study  reports that an online program like GlutenFreedomProject.com can help people with celiac disease improve adherance to a gluten-free diet.   ...

  2. Removing Trace Amounts of Gluten From Diet May Help to Alleviate Symptoms, Study Finds

    If you have celiac disease, you know that a gluten-free diet will help alleviate symptoms like diarrhea, weight-loss, abdominal pain, fatigue and others. However, some people find their symptoms remain, even after they eliminate gluten from their d ...

  3. Drug Therapies in the Works to Combat Celiac Disease

    Several biopharmaceutical research companies are investigating an early-stage oral therapy for preventing small intestine damage in people with celiac disease. ...

  4. Celiac Disease and Cardiovascular Disease

    If you have celiac disease, you’ve probably been warned that you may be more susceptible to a range of other diseases — osteoporosis, lupus and arthritis to name a few. But don’t hang your head!  A recent study presented at Digestive Disease Week i ...

  5. Study suggests refined carbs play a role in food addiction

    You’ve probably been there before—sitting in the kitchen, fighting the craving for cake, cookies or ice cream (even gluten-free!), and feeling a bit like an addict. If so, you might find solace in a recent study that suggests refined carbs contribu ...

  6. Researchers document clinical evidence of celiac disease in 2,000-year-old skeleton

    If you’re living with celiac disease, you may sometimes feel like you’re alone on an island, isolated from people who don’t maintain a gluten-free diet. We get it – we know how you feel. While support programs like the Gluten Freedom Project offer ...

  7. Could Meds Contribute To CD Symptoms? Research Suggests So…

    During a three-year span, physicians at the Mayo Clinic treated approximately 20 patients with symptoms that closely resembled celiac disease, including chronic diarrhea, weight loss and intestinal inflammation. The puzzling part was that these pat ...

  8. New Guidelines for Screening and Testing for Celiac DIsease

    The American College of Gastroenterology has issued new guidelines for screening and testing for Celiac Disease.  The hope is that these guidelines may lead to earlier and more definitive diagnosis of CD.  Below are some of the highlights of the ne ...

  9. Gluten Sensitivity Manifests as Hives, Headaches, and Lack of Menstrual Cycle

    Gluten sensitivity can manifest in a variety of different forms.  People with gluten sensitivity do not always have obvious digestive symptoms.  Instead, they may present with symptoms of imbalance in other body systems.  A 2011 British Medical Jou ...

  10. Trace Gluten Contamination May Play a Role in Non-Responsive Celiac Disease

    We all know that those individuals who have celiac disease must be on a strict gluten-free diet in order to get their health back on track. For some people with celiac disease, symptoms still persist even after adopting a gluten-free lifestyle.  Pe ...