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Halloween Tips for Kids with Celiac

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When most people hear ‘Halloween,’ ‘candy’ tends to be a word that follows. But Halloween candy can be tricky for kids with celiac disease.

Reviewing the Research: Sibling Screening & Negative Celiac Serology

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Arunjot Singh, MD, MPH, Co-Director of the Center for Celiac Disease at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, spoke with Reuters Health about a study that recently appeared in the Archives of Disease in Childhood, which looked at 5-year follow-up of new cases after a celiac disease screening.

Celiac Education Day 2021 Recap

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CHOP’s 16th annual Celiac Education Day featured presentations on advances in treatment, how to cope with the day-to-day challenges of celiac disease and more.

Celiac Disease: The Importance of Family Screening

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Celiac disease is an autoimmune enteropathy that affects approximately 1% of the general population. It is well established that genetics are a major contributory factor in a patient’s likelihood to develop celiac disease.

Saying Goodbye to Karen H. Hlywiak, BSN, RN

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A dedicated nurse in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition retires after 42 years helping patients at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).