DVD: ''Raising your Celiac Child: Guidelines for a Gluten-free Life''
Inventors: Alan Leichtner
Invention Types: Other
Research Areas: Gastrointestinal/Nutrition, Health Care Management, Internal Medicine
Keywords: Patient CareFor More Information Contact: Herrera Gutierrez, Aida
The first in the Family Health Education Series from world-renown Children's Hospital Boston, ''Raising your Celiac Child: Guidelines for a Gluten-free Life'' provides all the information the family of a child newly diagnosed with celiac disease needs to get started managing a healthy lifestyle. Experts and families combine to present information in an easily understandable, documentary style. Narrated by a teen with celiac disease, the DVD provides reassurance for parents and role models for children. The DVD is divided into easily navigated modules that permit accessing the extensive information in manageable segments. In addition, key information is presented in summary points that can be printed for future reference. Viewers can access the accompanying Children's Hospital Boston website for additional details or links to other sites. All families facing the seemingly overwhelming task of helping their child deal with a gluten-free lifestyle should view this DVD.
Whether it's how to shop for gluten-free items or ensuring that your child has safe eating experiences at school, ''Raising Your Celiac Child'' covers everything you'll need to know for your newly diagnosed child. Learn essential tips and guidelines to help your child lead a happy and healthful gluten-free life from experts in every area of lifestyle management.
''A 'must see' for all celiac disease patients and their familmies. The content is accurate, up-to-date and presented in a clear and easily absorbed manner.''|--Ciaran P. Kelly, M.D., Director, Celiac Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston