Research

  1. Study Refutes Link Between Autism and Celiac Disease

    Doctors have long theorized that children with autism may also suffer from the digestive disorder celiac disease, but two new studies cast doubt on that connection. ...

  2. Possible Celiac Disease Connection Seen in Patients with Fibromyalgia and IBS

    A small study in Spain shows that patients who suffer from fibromyalgia and irritable bowel syndrome may also have celiac disease. ...

  3. Ah Nuts! A Mixed Bag

    Doctors, not to mention parents, have been concerned for years about the ever-increasing number of children who are allergic to nuts of all kinds.  In fact, the number of nut-allergic kids has risen to about 1.5% in the US.  However, a recent artic ...

  4. Increased Risk of Hip and Bone Fractures with Resistant Celiac Disease

    If you suffer from celiac disease, it's likely you're at a higher risk of fracturing a hip. Hip fractures and other bone fractures are linked to chronic intestinal damage.   ...

  5. Foods that Increase Cancer Risk

    Want to know which substances are the most likely to cause cancer? It’s not hard to guess. ...

  6. Just a Spoonful of Dark Chocolate for Health

    We can all feel a little better about our dark chocolate addiction. ...

  7. Increased Risk of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) in Celiac Patients

    People with celiac disease are almost twice as likely to suffer from heart disease as anyone else even if they don’t have traditional risk factors like obesity or high  blood pressure. ...

  8. Elafin: Promising New Therapy to Prevent Gluten Toxicity

    Scientists have discovered a promising new treatment prospect for those with celiac disease and gluten intolerance. French researchers with Swiss and Canadian colleagues found that the human protein, Elafin, can prevent the destruction of the gut’s ...

  9. Suspect Gluten Sensitivity? Get Tested First!

    Wait! If you’re having health problems and believe a gluten-free diet (GFD) would help you, do this first: get tested for celiac disease! ...

  10. Celiac Awareness: Increased Prevalence of Celiac Disease in Children with IBS

    Appropriate news from GFP during May, Celiac Awareness Month! ...