03 May 2016
testing for celiac disease

People who are gluten-sensitive, as well as those who have celiac disease, may experience similar symptoms, including fatigue, diarrhea, gas and bloating. If you experience these symptoms after eating a food that contains gluten, it is important for you to get tested for celiac disease. The disease is a lifelong autoimmune disorder. If you do not […]

31 Mar 2016
Photo by Nao-Cha https://www.flickr.com/photos/nao-cha/16648868

Did you know that dogs are outnumbering kids in the U.S. as family members? Not only are we adding four-legged friends to the family, our beloved family members have gained a recent level of importance generations prior did not have. For example, in a recent survey 81% consider their dogs to equal in status to children. So, […]

22 Mar 2016

We know that eating gluten free is a matter of making the healthier choice for many, however, many others do so out of necessity. Until there are no-fail treatments for celiac disease, those who have been diagnosed must adhere to a strict gluten-free diet. Nevertheless, special dietary needs often comes at a price. Have you found […]

10 Feb 2016

The public is starting to learn about gluten’s negative effect on the human body and how it is not limited to those celiac disease. What doctors and nutritionists are discovering is that gluten is very abundant in the typical American diet: it is formed when wheat flour and water mix, a critical step in the […]

19 Nov 2014

Written by Jane Trygar Despite being diagnosed with celiac disease for over 10 years, certain family members still feel the need to be vocal about their disdain for my gluten-free lifestyle. Most of my family is pretty supportive. Some of my family members have celiac disease and other dietary issues, and we do a pretty good […]