NFCA Talks Celiac Disease Along East Coast and Across U.S.

September 22, 2011

NFCA Talks Celiac Disease Along East Coast and Across U.S.

Recent interviews and appearances herald need for gluten-free food.

The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness has been spreading the good news about gluten-free food at events and media outlets across the country. Here are some recent highlights:

NFCA at Natural Products Expo East: NFCA Founder & President Alice Bast and Director of Gluten-Free Industry Initiatives Beckee Moreland presented at this annual gathering of manufacturers and retailers. Alice explained how retailers can make their stores a welcoming environment to newly diagnosed consumers, while Beckee discussed how retailers can meet the needs of customers with special diets.

NFCA at PIX11 Health & Wellness Expo: NFCA Director of Operations Nancy Ginter and Healthcare Relations Manager Kristin Voorhees will be at booth #133 to share information about celiac disease and the gluten-free diet.

Celiac Disease: Eating Well While Avoiding Gluten: Alice Bast chatted with blogger Lolita Carrico about celiac disease, navigating the gluten-free dining scene, and staying positive.

I Am Celiac-Free! Are You? (don’t be so sure!) : After speaking with Alice Bast on National Celiac Disease Awareness Day, Tammy Gibson of A Mom in Red High Heels shared her personal experience with celiac disease and encouraged others to get tested.

[VIDEO] Alice Bast on The Morning Blend: As part of a media tour that included radio and television stations nationwide, Alice spoke about celiac disease and the gluten-free diet during this newscast. See more in our Videos section.