The following is an excerpt from the news article (linked above) about the SCD Seminar in Brooklyn, NY, that took place June 1st, 2008.
"On Sunday, June 1, Brooklyn's Torah V'Yirah Hall was packed with hundreds of people who came to hear doctors and patients speak openly and candidly about living and coping with intestinal disorders. Awareness was raised about an encouraging approach that has brought relief to thousands of sufferers of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and celiac disease.
IBD sufferers who had previously tried everything in the modern medical arsenal—only to experience disappointing results and devastating side effects—passionately shared how their lives were turned around after they simply changed their way of eating. Health-care practitioners, patients, and concerned family members were moved and inspired by the heartfelt testimonies of those who had achieved success with the Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD)."