News Here you will find the latest information about medical research, company updates, and special events. Show all Celiac disease Chronic Kidney Disease Gluten-free diet Gluten-related Disorders Does Marijuana Contribute to the Symptoms or Palliation of Celiac Disease? 08/21/2019 Marijuana, also known as the Cannabis plant, is a psychoactive drug that is widely used in the United States. People with chronic gastrointestinal illnesses have started to use marijuana to relieve symptoms1. Read more The Importance of Sodium Restriction in Chronic Kidney Disease 08/19/2019 Though sodium restriction has always been a recommendation for managing hypertension and CKD, recent evidence shows the physiological benefits of dietary sodium restriction in CKD. Read more What factors affect the compliance of a gluten-free diet in pediatric celiac disease patients? 07/11/2019 A life-long gluten-free diet (GFD) is the only treatment option for celiac disease. This nutritional therapy, which requires strict compliance, can be a burden for affected individuals and negatively influence quality of life. Read more Alterations to the Gut Microbiota and Their Correlation With Inflammatory Factors in Chronic Kidney Disease 07/10/2019 Renal diseases, especially chronic kidney disease (CKD), have been linked to gut microbiota dysbiosis. Read more Helping Your Patients Navigate Gluten-Free Diets in School 06/20/2019 Every parent wants their child to have a successful school year, but having celiac disease can add additional stress when attending school. In school, the student must be constantly aware to avoid gluten and communicate these needs to establish a safe environment. Parents must voice the dangers and how critical it is for their child to adhere to a gluten-free diet. Read more The Benefits of Plant-Based Diets in CKD 04/30/2019 New research shows that eating more plants, such as fruits, vegetables, whole grains, nuts, and legumes, may help slow the progression of CKD when implemented in conjunction with other appropriate dietary considerations. Read more Expert Videos: Medical Nutrition Therapy in Chronic Kidney Disease 04/02/2019 Learn more about renal nutrition by watching these expert videos, where leaders in the field will discuss the latest research and practical implementation of the guidelines. Read more Clinical Library Dr. Schär InstituteTo view more research summaries, visit our clinical library.Read more Old NewsView previous announcements about our company and partnerships.View Now.