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2013-08-20 23:16:55

On August 2, 2013, the FDA issued a final rule defining “gluten-free” for food labeling requirements, including that the food must contain less than 20 parts per million of gluten. One manufacturer of gluten-free snacks, Extend Nutrition, had already met the FDA standard before the rule was officially adopted. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 On August 2, 2013, the FDA issued a final rule defining “gluten free” for food labeling requirements, including that the food must...

2013-08-19 23:23:16

On August 24th San Diego celebrates the gluten-free lifestyle with a dedicated Celiac Awareness Night with the Padres and Gluten Free Calendar hosted gluten-free pre-game party in the tailgating lot. The party will be open to the public whether attending the game or not and will feature vendors, food, games and even cookie decorating. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 On Saturday August 24, 2013, San Diego residents and visitors can join Gluten Free Calendar and the San Diego Padres for...

2013-08-06 12:16:32

Patients with celiac disease who had persistent intestine damage (identified with repeat biopsy) had a higher risk of lymphoma than patients whose intestines healed, according to findings published in the August 6, 2013, issue of Annals of Internal Medicine. Celiac disease is a common autoimmune disease, affecting approximately one percent of individuals in Western nations. It is characterized by damage to the lining of the small intestine that over time reduces the body's ability to...

2013-08-03 23:02:38

The Gluten Intolerance Group is pleased to announce that today marks the finalization of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Gluten-Free Labeling Regulation, which will assure consumers that all products labeled gluten-free in The United States must follow standardized governmental guidelines. Auburn, WA (PRWEB) August 03, 2013 Today marks the finalization of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Gluten-Free Labeling Regulation, which will assure consumers that all products...

FDA Sets New Rules On Gluten-Free Food Labeling
2013-08-02 12:58:48

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online At least three million Americans who suffer from celiac disease can now feel confident knowing tha,t when they buy a product labeled "gluten-free," they are actually getting what they expect. This comes thanks to a new FDA ruling that defines exactly what "gluten-free" means. Under the new rule, when consumers see a label that is marked "gluten-free," "without gluten," "free of gluten" or "no gluten," they can be assured that...

2013-07-30 23:04:20

A4M is heading back to Los Angeles for the first time in over two years for continuing medical education conference on the relationship between food and disease manifestations. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 A4M’s Gut, Brain, and Autoimmune Disorders Symposium will take place August 16-17 at the JW Marriott- LA Live, in Los Angeles, CA. This two-day meeting is worth 15.5 CME credits and will provide attendees with the most up-to-date information and educational materials regarding...

2013-07-26 23:18:53

The personal injury lawyers at Flood Law Group announce the release of the new website, BenicarLawsuits.org, an online resource dedicated to educating consumers about the risks associated with the drug Benicar. (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 Flood Law Group, a national personal injury law firm with extensive experience in pharmaceutical product liability litigation, sponsors the site BenicarLawsuits.org, an online resource created to help consumers learn about the risks associated with the blood...

2013-07-26 23:02:43

Food sensitivities can cause stubborn weight gain. With a simple blood test, it is possible to identify foods which are hindering weight loss. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 Most people never know that they have a food allergy until they eat a problematic food and begin to experience the unwanted side effects of an allergic reaction, such as swelling in the face or throat. Unfortunately, identifying what food has caused the reaction can sometimes be difficult; however, identifying and...


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