It may seem now that being gluten free is just a fad. But for people with celiac disease, avoiding gluten is the only way to prevent long-term autoimmune damage to the small intestine. This damage caused to the lining of the small intestine can cause diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss, bloating and anemia, and can cause … Continue reading “The Trouble with Gluten: Celiac Disease Awareness Month”

Celiac Disease: A conversation with Sara

Posted on May 1, 2017 by kerri

My friend Sara recently has learned she has Celiac disease, an autoimmune condition in which the body responds negatively to gluten–a substance found in wheat, rye, oats and barley. May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month. Celiac disease affects 1 in 133 Americans, and the treatment–avoiding gluten–sounds simpler than it is. Today, I’m happy to have Sara … Continue reading “Celiac Disease: A conversation with Sara”

It’s that exciting time of year when kids start asking can I go tot camp? Most parents, of course, rejoice at the thought of some kid-free time in the summer! However, if your kid has a medical condition—food allergies, diabetes, asthma, or epilepsy, for example—it can be harder to figure out the right place to … Continue reading “Choosing a Summer Camp for Kids with Medical Conditions”

Not only is Thanksgiving coming up in the United States, but November 24 is Family Health History Day. If you are getting together with your family this Thanksgiving, this can be a great time to learn some answers to those questions that you’ve encountered on medical forms in the past but maybe were uncertain of … Continue reading “Healthy Thanksgiving Traditions: Learning Family Health History, and Other Fun Things.”

Worried what exactly to eat in Celiac – Read this

Posted on April 16, 2013 by admin

Hello friends, today I have come up with a gluten free recipe that is extremely delicious especially for breakfast. As you know, with purpose of celiac disease awareness there are many tasty gluten free products available in the market these days. All you have to do is always read ingredients list on the products.Eating products or … Continue reading “Worried what exactly to eat in Celiac – Read this”