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National Celiac Disease Awareness Day

Lawmakers continue tradition and mark special day for those affected by celiac disease. The U.S. Senate has passed a resolution designating Sept. 13, 2011 to be “National Celiac Disease Awareness Day.” This action, which honors those affected by celiac disease, also commemorates the birth of Dr. Samuel Gee, a pioneer in celiac disease research.