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5/1/2020

May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month

May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month - the perfect time to join the Celiac Disease Foundation in generating support for research for treatments and a cure! Raise or Donate between May 1 - May 31 and receive gluten-free products from Proud Sponsor Schar.

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4/29/2020

Giving Tuesday Now

In a global effort to support nonprofit organizations struggling with the economic and social impact of COVID-19, this Tuesday, May 5, has been designated as a special #GivingTuesdayNow. Your donation on #GivingTuesdayNow and throughout the month of May puts us one step closer to solving celiac disease and will be rewarded with gluten-free treats from Proud Sponsor Schar!

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4/27/2020

Marilyn’s Message

Confronted with the reality of an all-consuming global pandemic, every nonprofit, including the Celiac Disease Foundation, has to figure out where we fit in a world that is quickly changing and into a future that no one can predict.

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4/13/2020

Marilyn’s Message

Last week, one of our 2019 Young Investigator Award recipients, Dr. Benjamin Lebwohl, co-authored a study that showed a small, but statistically significant increase in mortality rates for patients with celiac disease.

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4/8/2020

Telehealth Supports People With Celiac Amid COVID-19

There may be a silver lining in the COVID-19 cloud. The pandemic might actually improve diagnostic rates and follow-up care for people with celiac disease. Celiac disease clinics have begun to provide medical and dietary consultations via telehealth to protect patients and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. Patients who previously have not had access to doctors…

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4/6/2020

Marilyn’s Message April 2020

Dr. Dan Leffler, Celiac Disease Foundation Medical Advisory Board Member and clinician and researcher at Harvard Medical School and Takeda, spoke about the profound ineffectiveness and failure of the gluten-free diet as a treatment for celiac disease.

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