We are Clinical Psychologists at the University of Birmingham and we oversee a programme of research into the psychological aspects of coeliac disease. Our “Gut Feelings” series of informative DVDs support young people living with coeliac disease and their parents and carers. We are a part of the School of Psychology at the University of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Living with Coeliac Disease can be challenging, and can have an impact on the whole family. Clinical psychologists and researchers at the University of Birmingham have created two DVDs; one for children with coeliac disease and the other for parents of children with coeliac disease. ‘Gut Feelings’ explains what coeliac disease is and provides children […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
For those with Coeliac Disease, eating gluten-free is a way of life. But what would the world look like without gluten? The Gluten Free Museum removes gluten from famous works of art including Caravaggio, Van Gogh and even Disney. Here, the missing gluten (the spaghetti) breaks the union between the dogs from Disney’s famous cartoon […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Dr Ruth Howard and Dr Gary Law, School of Psychology, have been shortlisted for the final of the Enterprising Birmingham Innovation Competition 2015 award (http://www.bizzinn.org/competitions.php). The ‘Most Successful Collaboration with Business’ category recognises their exciting partnership with Warburton’s and the development of the second ‘Gut Feelings’ film (‘Parenting Gut Feelings’ available atamazon.co.uk), presented by Professor […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Coeliac disease (CD) is not a food intolerance, it is not a food allergy, and it is not a lifestyle choice. It is in fact an autoimmune condition in which the body, after ingestion of a protein called gluten, found in wheat, barley and rye, starts to attack itself and damage the lining of the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
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