Support Gluten Free Watchdog’s FDA Citizen Petition

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Please support Gluten Free Watchdog’s FDA Citizen Petition and help stop labeling violations. Gluten Free Watchdog requests that the FDA establish a specific protocol for increased surveillance, investigation and enforcement of potential Facial Misbranding violations under the Gluten-Free Labeling Rule. Please take the time to read the petition and comment. The petition is here. Comment to show your support of …

Lauren Komack: November 24,1945 – August 7, 2017

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It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of one of our most beloved members. Lauren has been an integral part of our group since 1995 and touched the lives of our members in so many ways. A clinical social worker with a private psychotherapy practice, she spoke at our meetings about coping with the …

BIDMC is looking for research study participants

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Dr. Ciaran Kelly, MD, at the BIDMC Celiac Center, is looking for biopsy-proven celiac patients (18-80 years old) who have been following a gluten-free diet but still have symptoms to participate in a research study. This clinical research study is designed to evaluate whether taking digestive enzyme supplements can help reduce persistent symptoms in patients with celiac disease who are …

Press Release: Much Needed Support for Celiac Patients to Reach Nationwide

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           Much Needed Support for Celiac Patients to Reach Nationwide Non-profit’s education and advocacy for celiac sufferers grow to include entire U.S. Boston, MA (06/14/17) – The National Celiac Association is dedicated to the mission of educating, advocating, and outreach for individuals with celiac disease (CD) and non-celiac gluten sensitivity (NCGS), their families …

February NCA News

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Monthly e-newsletter serving the celiac and gluten free community Together with the Celiac Program at Harvard Medical School, we are busy planning the second collaboative symposium. Medical Myths and Milestones will take place on Saturday April 1st from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Registration for Medical Myths and Milestones is open; register now to take advantage of Early Bird pricing! …

Speakers announced for 2017 Celiac Symposium

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The 2017 Celiac Symposium, Celiac Disease: Medical Myths and Milestones will feature speakers and vendors. A gluten-free buffet breakfast and lunch will be included. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from these industry leaders: Save your seat! Click here to purchase tickets.

Braintree Group not meeting on 12/27/16

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The Braintree Monthly Group Meeting scheduled for December 27 has been cancelled. Check the calendar and attend another meeting or plan to attend the next meeting in Braintree, scheduled for January 24th.

NCA Feature on Chronicle

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NCA Executive Director Lee Graham and Alessio Fasano, MD, Director of the Center for Celiac Research and Treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital, were featured on a WCVB’s Chronicle episode about celiac disease this week. Click here to watch the video.