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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...

2013-07-26 13:43:16

The path of the peanut from a snack staple to the object of bans at schools, day care centers and beyond offers important insights into how and why a rare, life-threatening food allergy can prompt far-reaching societal change, according to a Princeton University researcher. Before 1980, peanut allergies were rarely mentioned in medical literature or the media, said Miranda Waggoner, a postdoctoral researcher at the Office of Population Research in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and...

2013-07-24 23:27:28

The INBar, the all-natural vegan snack bar that’s suitable for diabetics, has received official certification as a kosher, gluten-free, non-GMO and organic product made in the United States. Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 The INBar, the all-natural vegan snack bar that’s suitable for diabetics, has received official certification as a kosher, gluten-free, non-GMO and organic product made in the United States. INBalance Health Corp., the maker of the INBar, announced the...

2013-07-24 23:27:18

GlutenFreeSingles.com Connects Celiac and Gluten-Intolerant Individuals Seeking a Partner with Similar Health Goals and Lifestyle San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 GlutenFreeSingles.com (http://www.GlutenFreeSingles.com) today launched as a new online dating resource exclusively for the gluten-free (GF) community. This is the first network of its kind where those who are single who have either celiac disease or a gluten sensitivity can easily connect with others who share the same...

2013-07-19 14:34:06

A breakdown of the skin barrier and inflammation in the skin that occurs in eczema could play a key role in triggering food sensitivity in babies, a new study reveals. Scientists say this finding indicates that food allergies may develop via immune cells in the skin rather than the gut, highlighting eczema as a potential target for preventing food allergy in children. A link between eczema and food allergy has been known for some time, but researchers from King's College London and the...

2013-07-16 23:26:22

Ohio allergist, Dr. Summit Shah and his staff at Premier Allergy publish helpful infographic for those who suffer from allergies. Dublin, Ohio (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Dr. Summit Shah, lead allergist at Premier Allergy, announces a new infographic to help educate the public about allergy statistics. The infographic is entitled "Allergies Are Nothing To Sneeze At" and includes valuable information about allergens, statistics, costs, and treatment options. "We think infographics...

2013-07-08 23:21:00

Gluten Free Calendar will bring its signature Celebrate Celiac™ event to the East coast on July 13th. Guests will enjoy meeting others living gluten-free as well as vendors, prizes, special guests and even face painting for the kids. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 On July 13th New Yorkers can enjoy a community gluten-free Celebrate Celiac™ event at the Affinia Manhattan Hotel from 10 am to 1 pm hosted by Gluten Free Calendar. Guests will enjoy meeting and mingling with others who...

2013-07-02 08:27:10

Northfield Mills promotes healthy eating with its gluten-free cake mixes and more. NEW YORK, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the past year, there has been considerable discussion surrounding gluten and its role in a nutritious diet. For some, such as those with celiac disease, it can be potentially deadly to ingest gluten. Others, who may not have a gluten allergy, have been left to wonder if a gluten-free diet could benefit them as well. Although one should always consult a...

2013-07-01 23:04:03

Celiac disease experts from Nationwide Children's provide tips for preparing a safe, gluten-free meal this summer. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Grilling out, particularly pot-luck style, can make gluten-free summer barbeques challenging for families with children who are living with celiac disease. “When going to a cookout, parents with a child who is gluten-free because of celiac disease or a wheat allergy need to make sure that cross-contamination has been avoided and that...

2013-06-24 04:20:57

MILAN, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Europe's foremost scientific allergy authority, the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), has just published the Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Guidelines, the first comprehensive clinical guide for the prevention and treatment of food allergies and severe, even potentially fatal, allergic reactions. EAACI presented the guidelines today in Milan at the World Allergy Congress, attended by 8,000 delegates. The...