Chapped Lips With Chron’s Disease, Sjogren’s Syndrome and Celiac Disease.

Dry lips and sjogerns disease

We all had those days, where our lips just seem to get more dry by the hour; no matter what we do, we still can’t manage to get our lips hydrated enough to be comfortable. Sometimes, dry lips are an effect of certain diseases, such as Crohn’s Disease, Celiac Disease, and Sjogren’s Syndrome. Now, I’m […]

THE EXTRAORDINARY, TRUE FACE OF CELIAC DISEASE. Warning, This is heart wrenching.

Danielle and Mother

[box type="note_box" color="btn_green"]Before you read this: In our line of business at Red Apple Lipstick, we have the great fortune of meeting a lot of wonderful women, who are all bound in a sisterhood of an Autoimmune disease. This story is about Danielle, whose life was stopped by the worst case of Celiac Disease on […]

Appetite for Awareness 2012

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I am so excited to share this gluten-free event with you.  This one everyone in your family will enjoy.  If you are in the Philadelphia area in September then you are in for a fabulous afternoon!  This event is the signature gluten-free experience sponsored by The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness group. Where: The Historic […]

The case for gluten intolerance

What is the difference between Celiac disease and Gluten Sensitivity? Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder of the digestive tract that is triggered when a person with Celiac ingests gluten.  The only way to treat Celiac disease is by completely eliminating from one’s diet.  As more and more people are being diagnosed as a Celiac, […]

Pizzeria Owner with Celiac Sues Insurance Company

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Now this is a bit of news flash I found extremely interesting!  A Michigan pizzeria owner bought a life insurance policy from Berkshire Life Insurance Company of America that included a disability clause. The owner was recently diagnosed with Celiac disease and was told by his doctor to avoid all contact with gluten.  That’s not […]