Celiac Disease Foundation drives diagnosis, treatment and a cure for celiac disease through advocacy, education and research to improve the quality of life for all people affected by gluten-related disorders

Celiac Disease Foundation Releases New Celiac Disease Fast Facts

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Are you still learning the ins and outs of celiac disease? Do you feel overwhelmed with all of the information? Celiac Disease Foundation has the perfect resource for you. Our Celiac Disease Fast Facts include important truths and details about living with celiac disease and the gluten-free diet. The CDF Fast Facts discusses how to […]

Apply Today for the Young Investigator Award

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Last year, Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF) partnered with the North American Society for the Study of Celiac Disease (NASSCD) to award a three-year, $150,000 grant to support young investigator research in finding the cause and treatment for celiac disease. We are pleased to announce that NASSCD is now accepting applications for the Young Investigator Award for Celiac […]

Help Test a Pill for Celiac Disease Treatment

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Are you interested in advancing research toward treatment and a cure for celiac disease? The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center is enrolling patients for a clinical study testing the effectiveness of a pill for celiac disease. CDF is proud to support the efforts of Medical Advisory Board member, Stefano Guandalini, MD, and CDF Research […]

FDA Issues Strong Warning Regarding Loperamide (Imodium) Use

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It is common for those with celiac disease to turn to over-the-counter (OTC) or prescription loperamide (brand name: Imodium) for short-term treatment of diarrhea. The FDA has recently issued a warning that overuse of this medication can lead to serious cardiac issues, and even death. Users of loperamide are encouraged to adhere to recommended dosages […]

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