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2014-03-18 23:29:33

Boulangerie Bakery St-Méthode launches an innovative new line of delicious gluten-free breads in Quebec and now adds safe to their mission of creating good, healthy home style breads. Milton, Ontario (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The Gluten-Free Certification Program (GFCP) in partnership with the Canadian Celiac Association are proud to announce that Boulangerie Bakery St-Méthode Gluten-Free Breads have recently become certified by the GFCP in Canada. This line of gluten-free loaves...

2014-03-18 16:25:54

Parents of nut-allergic kids more likely than other parents to want a lunchtime without restrictions, according to U-M's National Poll on Children's Health ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most parents of kids with and without nut allergies don't support schoolwide bans on nut-containing products, according to a new University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health. Schools don't have a single standard for managing...

2014-03-18 08:32:40

ELMHURT, Ill., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schools across the country are celebrating National Nutrition Month® this March and participating in a variety of activities to educate students about eating a balanced diet. Chartwells believes every student should be able to enjoy a healthy meal at school, and as a result, has launched a new "Food Allergy and Medical Conditions Program" to help manage meals for students with food allergies and medical conditions. The new program...

2014-03-13 23:27:41

On Saturday March 22, 2014 Dr. Mercante and his AlignLife staff will be opening their doors to the public for an exciting open house for the entire family. Summerville, SC (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Someone may not have any gastro intestinal problems such as constipation and/or diarrhea, gas or bloating but could still have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity causing numerous unrelated symptoms affecting mood, energy and overall health. Many people suffer from chronic joint pain,...

the prevalence of allergies is relatively the same for every part of the US
2014-03-05 11:18:11

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From the temperate climes of northern states to the sub-tropical environs of the southern states, Americans live in a wide range of ecosystems – all of which contain their own unique allergens. Despite this range of potential exposure, a new study from the National Institutes of Health has found that the prevalence of allergies is relatively the same for every part of the US – except for children younger than 5 years old....

Children Who Outgrow Allergies May Have Severe Recurrences
2014-03-03 09:02:32

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Children who outgrow a food allergy are not always out of the woods. In some cases, an allergy to the same food can return, often becoming more severe and more persistent. Pediatric allergy experts with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have reached out to healthcare providers and caregivers, asking them to carefully monitor children with food allergies for early signs of eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), a severe and...

2014-03-02 23:00:28

Gilda keeps getting sick and soon learns she has gluten sensitivities in ‘Gilda the Gluten-Free Mouse.’ Sandown, N.H. (PRWEB) March 02, 2014 For author Patricia Teague, living gluten-free has been a way of life for two of her three children were diagnosed with celiac disease (CD), an autoimmune disorder set off by foods with gluten, which damages the small intestine. In her new book, “Gilda the Gluten Free Mouse: A Story About Living Gloriously With Celiac Sprue Disease”...

2014-02-18 23:23:48

Checklist identifies nearly 100 symptoms of celiac disease, promoting more accurate doctor-patient communication and diagnosis ---- Checklist can be found at celiac.org/symptoms Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF) today released an interactive checklist to help individuals and families accurately define and report their symptoms of celiac disease and gluten sensitivity to their doctor or other health care practitioner. This checklist not only will...

2014-02-07 16:24:13

TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Pfizer Canada Inc., the Canadian distributor of EpiPen® (epinephrine) Auto Injector is proud to announce its entry in the 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series as the title sponsor of Alex Tagliani's No. 18 car. "Pfizer is pleased to be entering the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series as Alex Tagliani's title sponsor," said Allen Van Der Wee, General Manager, Global Established Products Business Unit at Pfizer Canada Inc. "We are looking forward to partnering...

2014-02-06 16:24:05

VIENNA, Va., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First dates bring excitement, anticipation, a few nervous butterflies - maybe even a first kiss - but for people with food allergies, date planning requires more than deciding when to meet or what to wear. "Since dating so often revolves around eating, it's important that people with food allergies take a proactive approach," says Tonya Winders, president and CEO of Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA), a leading...