Friday, July 29, 2011

Senators seek FDA's explanation on delay in gluten- free-labeling laws

Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., asked the FDA for updates on when it will implement gluten-free-labeling regulations and demanded an explanation for the delay in enforcing such rules. "The regulatory uncertainty surrounding FDA's inaction has led to a proliferation of 'gluten free' standards and labels provided by 3rd party groups. This creates confusion for consumers, and hesitancy amongst producers on what their requirements will be," they wrote in a letter to FDA Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg.

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Thursday, July 28, 2011

Is Gluten Making You Sick?

Whole Foods Market - Raleigh Wade Avenue Location
Thursday, August 11th
Is Gluten Making You Sick? presented by Dr. Loan Huynh, DC
7:00 - 8:00 pm Free, Pre-Register
Did you know that 30% of Americans may be gluten sensitive?
Did you know that the majority of people with gluten sensitivity do NOT have symptoms?  Come to this insightful presentation and get the facts on gluten sensitivity and Celiac Disease! 
Dr. Huynh will discuss why gluten sensitivity and Celiac Disease are prevalent and why most people go undiagnosed.  You will also learn about cutting edge tests to detect gluten sensitivities, the dangers of gluten sensitivity if not detected, and what to do about it!

Dr. Loan Huynh is a Holistic Health Doctor and owner of Optimal Wellness Chiropractic Center in Raleigh.  She is board certified in chiropractic and also practices holistic medicine with an emphasis on nutrition.  Dr. Huynh helps a variety of people ranging from injured athletes to the chronically ill achieve and maintain a healthy and vibrant lifestyle.  

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