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Celiac Disease

Gluten is everywhere, especially in pastas and breads. (Photo: CBS 2)

Holiday Health: Keep Your Cookout Safe For Gluten-Free Guests

Having a gluten intolerance means they have to be careful, but it doesn’t mean missing out on things like backyard barbecues. In fact, there are easy ways to make sure your gluten-free guests are safe this summer.

07/03/2013

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Gluten-Free Lifestyle Extends Beyond Food Products

While most people think of gluten as lurking solely in food, it’s commonly used as a binder in products like medication, cosmetics, oral care, skin care and even children’s toys.

04/23/2013

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Separating Fact From Myth: The Gluten-Free Diet

How important is the gluten-free diet for people on it?

03/06/2013

Pip's Place raspberry pinwheel cookies are a family favorite (photo: Sherry Mazzocchi)

New Gluten-Free Cakery, Pip’s Place, Opens On Upper East Side

One customer said her son, who also has Celiac disease, never had a birthday cake. Now he can choose between cup cakes, fairy cakes or even a deep chocolate layer cake with mocha buttercream frosting.

05/19/2012

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Dix Hills Mom Petitions For Gluten-Free Girl Scout Cookies

Girl Scout Elle Malinow has sold hundreds of boxes of Girl Scout cookies, but she’s never tasted one. The 7-year-old Dix Hills girl has celiac disease which means her diet has to be gluten-free.

05/31/2011

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Mets To Host Celiac Awareness Night At Citi Field Friday

Special sections for people with celiac, their families, friends and anyone else who wants to support the cause have been set aside at the stadium for the game. The Mets will be playing the division rival Philadelphia Phillies.

05/26/2011

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Stories From Main Street: Nyack, NY

A Rockland/Bergen support group is fighting a digestive disease in children.

01/03/2011