Sunday, December 26, 2010

The next NCPTGIG Meeting will be held on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011

Our next NCPTGIG meeting is on Jan. 15, 2011 @ 11:00 AM (please arrive at 10:30 AM) at the Hope Moravian Church (2759 Hope Church Rd, Winston Salem). We will have a program by Dr. Jillian Teta on osteoporosis and celiac disease, with a focus on bone strengthening, diet and exercise.

Sunday, December 19, 2010

New study suggests gluten-free diet is beneficial for potential celiac disease patients

ScienceDaily (Dec. 15, 2010) — Findings from a new study of 141 adults add to an ongoing medical debate over which patients with symptoms of celiac disease should go on a gluten-free diet. Published in ACS' Journal of Proteome Research, the study concludes that people currently diagnosed as "potential" celiac disease patients and not advised to follow a gluten-free diet may not be "potential" patients at all.

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

FROGURT of Winston Salem announces Gluten-Free Frozen Yogurt

News from FROGURT: "We have recently opened a Frozen Yogurt Bar in Winston Salem named FROGURT (Off Hanes Mall Boulevard – Between Brixx Pizza & Firebird Grill – Across from Ashley Furniture Store) and we offer a wide range of frozen yogurt flavors that are Gluten Free. We plan to offer a larger variety of gluten free toppings (currently quite a few are already Gluten Free) in the near future."

Location: 1263 Creekshire Way,Winston Salem, NC 27103.
Tel: 336-331-3939 / 336-331-3130

Help raise money for celiac disease research: Visit Alek's Controllable Christmas Lights!

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Update: some, but not all, M&M's may no longer be gluten-free

Scott Adams on has a new post on a recent change to the labeling of all types of M&M's, which now state "May contain Wheat".