#60ForCeliac Campaign Featured in Health News

May 10, 2016

#60ForCeliac Campaign Featured in Health News

Carroll County Times in Maryland highlights Beyond Celiac during Celiac Awareness Month.

Health reporter Jon Kelvey featured Beyond Celiac in Maryland’s Carroll County Times this week. Kelvey’s article highlights our #60ForCeliac campaign and video revealing the hidden side of living with celiac disease. Beyond Celiac CEO Alice Bast is quoted in the article:

“We’re finding that almost 50 percent of the [celiac diagnosed] community have had to sacrifice a life experience, meaning they are choosing a college based on the diet program and not the academic program or not taking a job,” Bast said. “It impacts every part of a person’s life. Every time you put food in your mouth, you have to think about it.”

Read the full article here.