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Understanding Celiac Disease in the Jewish Community

Hello and welcome to our dedicated space for discussing and addressing celiac disease within the Jewish community. Our site features a diverse range of professionals, therapists, and content focused on combating and understanding celiac disease in the Jewish community.

Unique Challenges of Celiac Disease in the Jewish Community

When individuals within the Jewish community are diagnosed with celiac disease, which is often shaped by distinct cultural and dietary factors, it represents a specific category of challenges faced by this group. Adherence to a gluten-free diet, availability of suitable food options, and navigating social situations are all examples of this. Often, cultural traditions and community dynamics play a role as well. Celiac disease can manifest in various ways, just like in the general population, and it can impact people's physical, emotional, and social well-being.

Watch the videos below to gain insights from Jewish healthcare professionals, therapists, and advocates. These resources offer extensive knowledge on addressing celiac disease within the Jewish community, providing expert guidance and culturally sensitive techniques.

Professionals Who Specialize in Celiac Disease

Miriam Samuels

Dietitian, RD, MFN

Create healthy habits, not restrictions

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  • 🤝 Collaborative

Dania Brener

Dietitian, MS, RD, LDN

Your nutrition goals are my nutrition goals!

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  • 👂 Listener
  • 💡 Solution-oriented

Tara Milhem

Dietitian, RD, CDN

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  • 💪 Challenging
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Yaffi Lvova

Dietitian, RDN

More Confidence, Less Mom-Guilt

Understanding and Addressing Celiac Disease within the Jewish Community

Celiac disease is a pressing concern across various communities, with the Jewish community facing its own specific obstacles. While the broader societal understanding of celiac disease exists, the intricacies of dietary habits, cultural practices, and dynamics within the Jewish community add layers of complexity. Celiac disease within the Jewish community can affect individuals regardless of age, gender, or background, highlighting the need for awareness and targeted interventions.

Strategies for Addressing Celiac Disease in the Jewish Community

Effective management and treatment of celiac disease for Jewish individuals necessitate approaches that are culturally and religiously attuned. This encompasses medical care that respects religious beliefs and cultural practices, community support networks that provide gluten-free food options and understanding, and accessible resources for navigating the challenges of celiac disease. Tailored interventions and education programs are developed to address the specific facets of celiac disease within the Jewish community. It's crucial to seek professional guidance to navigate these challenges effectively, ensuring a path towards optimal health and well-being. It's important to note that our professionals are experts in their fields, bringing both specialized knowledge and a deep understanding of cultural nuances to their work


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