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Digestive Disease Resources

American Celiac Society — Dietary Support Coalition
P.O. Box 23455
New Orleans, LA 70183-0455
Phone: 504.737.3293

The American Celiac Society — Dietary Support Coalition is a support and information organization for patients, families, and health care providers.

American Dietetic Association
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
Phone: 800.877.1600

The American Dietetic Association is the largest organization of food and nutrition professionals in the United States. Its member dietitians help people in the areas of weight management, dietary supplements, and safe and nutritious foods.

American Liver Foundation
75 Maiden Lane, Suite 603
New York, NY 10038-4810
Phone: 800.465.4837
Fax: 212.483.8179

The American Liver Foundation offers health information, research, and advocacy for patients and their families.

Celiac Disease Foundation
13251 Ventura Boulevard, #1
Studio City, CA 91604
Phone: 818.990.2354
Fax: 818.990.2379

The Celiac Disease Foundation offers support and education, including literature and cookbooks, to those who are affected by celiac disease.

Celiac Sprue Association
P.O. Box 31700
Omaha, NE 68131-0700
Phone: 877.272.4272

The Celiac Sprue Association offers educational materials, support, and recipes.

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Inc. (CCFA)
386 Park Avenue South, 17th floor
New York, NY 10016-8804
Phone: 800.932.2423

The CCFA sponsors research into curing and preventing Crohn’s disease. The CCFA also supports patients and their families with educational programs, books, magazines, summer camps for children, and workshops for health care providers.

Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC)
507 Capitol Court NE, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202.544.7497
Fax: 202.546.7105

The DDNC is an umbrella organization of digestive disease groups. The coalition advocates on behalf of people with digestive diseases and works to improve public policy and public awareness.

Gluten Intolerance Group of North America
31214 124th Avenue SE
Auburn, WA 98092
Phone: 253.833.6655
Fax: 253.833.6675

The Gluten Intolerance Group of North America offers a newsletter, camps for children, meetings for health care professionals, restaurant card tips, and patient advocacy.

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC)
2 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3570
Phone: 800.891.5389
Fax: 703.738.4929

The NDDIC is a part of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases and the National Institutes of Health. On this website, the NDDIC offers information on digestive diseases, clinical trials, publications, and links to other organizations that offer information on digestive diseases.