Celiac Symposium Goes Virtual! NCA and the Celiac Research Program at Harvard Medical School will co-host a 75-minute virtual meeting every month from September through December 2020. Speakers will present on selected topics for 60 minutes, followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer period. All meetings will begin at 1 pm Eastern Time. CEUs pending
The FDA recently finalized the rule related to gluten-free labeling for foods containing fermented and hydrolyzed ingredients. Read the FDA update here. Read the FDA's Q&A here. Gluten-Free Watchdog has shared a series of posts about the FDA ruling: A basic summary Updated statement on malt, malt extract, malt syrup
What's Happening Near You? Find an Event: Many of our events have gone virtual. Please visit our Events Page and contact the organizer before heading out to any in person events. New Support Options: NCA welcomes new Resource People in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL, Leadville, CO and Portland, OR. Click here to learn more.
HEB Blue Cheese Salmon Burgers have been recalled due to undeclared wheat. Click here to read about this recall. Goodie Girl Magical Animal Crackers produced on 04/16/20 with a best by date of Jan 11 21 A3 are being recalled due to potential contamination with wheat. Click here to read
Do you have unanswered general nutrition questions about the gluten-free diet and lifestyle? Our dietitians are happy to answer your general nutrition questions about celiac disease. Please submit questions that are applicable to a general gluten-free audience. We regret that personal clinical questions (medical history, labs, supplements, etc.) cannot be addressed. Time
This study, published in the Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, recommends routine screening for celiac disease in children with Down Syndrome. This article discusses celiac symptoms that dentists might recognize. Here are some tips on avoiding nutritional deficiencies when on a GF diet. Researchers are studying the neonatal origins
Virtual Support Group Meeting Virtual support group meetings hosted by NCA Resource People through Big Y Foods, Inc. will be held from 7 to 8 pm Eastern Time on the second Tuesday of each month. Join for open conversation about gluten-free living and have your nutrition questions answered by a
Donations We have a 3rd shipment of Schär products pending as well as some potential new corporate donors in the pipeline. Education We continue to educate food pantries and food banks about the need for GF food assistance and the locations able to accept GF food for those who need