Is Celiac Disease Caused By a Virus???

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There is an interesting study about a link between a virus and a possible cause of Celiac Disease. Remember this is a study and this theory hasn’t been proven. 1. Why was this study conducted? Approximately, 30 percent Americans carry the gene that makes us more susceptible to Celiac but only 1 percent carries the disease. Why does some children develop Celiac and others don’t? According to Dr. Terence Durnody from the University Pittsburg, a...
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The 504 Plan

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What is the 504 Plan? Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the American with Disabilities act of 1990 protect those with disabilities. Celiac disease and gluten sensitives are considered the “Invisible Disability” the ADA classifies Celiac disease, food allergies and other intolerances as an Invisible Disability. This law requires schools to remove barriers to learning which includes accommodating a child’s gluten free diet Who Qualifies for the 504 Plan? Any student that...
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