Dr. Schär Institute Forum

Journal for healthcare professionals on coeliac disease, non-coeliac gluten sensitivity and gluten-free nutrition.

This free journal provides you with up-to-date and practically-relevant information. The Dr. Schär Institute Forum will be sent out electronically twice a year, with each issue focusing on a different topic related to coeliac disease, non-coeliac gluten sensitivity or other gastroenterological conditions.
Edition 01/2018

Gluten-free diets and specialist products - challenges, myths and progress. 

Edition 02/2016

The topics addressed in this edition of the Forum – birth complications and osteoporosis linked to coeliac disease, combined with the more frequent occurrence of this condition in women – make coeliac disease one of the topics which are of primary interest for women, especially those of childbearing age.

Edition 01/2015

Our body is home to an incredible number of bacteria in the digestive tract, the microbiome (formerly known as intestinal flora). The precise constellation of bacterial strains, their nature and relative numbers, varies from person to person and depends on genetics, type of birth, dietary habits and living environment.

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