Celiac/Gluten Sensitive Community: Ask (even more) Questions When Ordering from Applebee’s GF Menu!

I was given a gift certificate to Applebee’s restaurant recently (admittedly, not one of my go-to gluten-free restaurants). Over the weekend I decided to use the certificate. Applebee’s offers a gluten-free menu and though it does clearly state at the top of their “Wheat Allergen Information” located on their website and at the top of […] read more

On March 3rd, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Girl Scout Diagnosed with Celiac Disease Offers Gluten-Free Camp in Ithaca, NY (August 2014)

I received a message on Facebook the other day from a very proud mom. Her daughter, Sabrina DeVos, diagnosed with Celiac Disease in 2002, is a Girl Scout member working towards earning her Gold Award. Mom shared that Sabrina’s project  is to start a gluten- free camp in the Finger Lakes region (Comstock), Ithaca, New York. […] read more

On March 3rd, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Recipe for Castagnaccio (Italian Chestnut Cake): Gluten-Free & Vegan

Meet our Featured Food Blogger for February   Emma Potts of  I’m Emma! A 20-something year old postgraduate student from England and author of Coconut and Berries, a blog devoted to sharing my love of healthy plant-based food. I enjoy exploring different types of cuisines- Middle-Eastern, Indian, Asian, raw food and more…  Although I’m not coeliac […] read more

On February 2nd, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Dare Foods Now Offering Gluten-Free Breton Crackers (Giveaway)

Dare Foods Now Offering Gluten-Free Breton Crackers (Giveaway)

I became very excited today. No I didn’t hear about a cure for celiac (not yet anyway!), or win Mega Millions … but I did receive a delivery of the new Breton gluten-free crackers from Dare Foods (Ontario).Yes, this did bring me joy, because before going gluten-free, Dare Breton (wheat) crackers were one of my go-to […] read more

On January 29th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

FODMAP Challenge Conducted In UK to Determine Differential Effects on Small and Large Intestines

Although this study was conducted with non-Celiac Disease patients, if you have CD and continue to suffer with IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) symptoms, even after eliminating gluten, consider whether FODMAP foods may be the cause. In a (2013) study researchers from United Kingdom’s Nottingham University set out to determine if  FODMAPS  (acronym for Fermentable Oligosaccharides, […] read more

On January 24th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Random Acts of Udi’s: A very kind & generous marketing campaign from Udi’s Gluten-Free

Random Acts of Udi’s: A very kind & generous marketing campaign from Udi’s Gluten-Free

When I was contacted recently to participate in Udi’s “Random Acts of Udi’s” campaign, my initial thought was how will I fit this into my already busy schedule? For this reason, I was considering declining … then I read the email details. Melissa, the very nice Udi’s rep, explained that I would be sent a sampler […] read more

On January 23rd, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Introducing Gluten Free Therapeutics & Celi-Vites: Supplements for the Celiac & Gluten-free Community

Introducing Gluten Free Therapeutics & Celi-Vites: Supplements for the Celiac & Gluten-free Community

We are proud to introduce our newest sponsor, Gluten Free Therapeutics. In December, Gluten Free Therapeutics (GFT) launched Celi-Vites, a superior line of scientifically formulated supplements created especially with the celiac and gluten-free community in mind. Our community is well aware, nutritional deficiencies are very common at time of diagnosis due to malabsorption issues and […] read more

On January 20th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Persistent Mucosal Damage and Risk of Hip Fracture in Celiac Disease

According to a study conducted by researchers B. Lebowohl, K. Michaelsson, P. H.R. Green, & J. Ludvigsson, it was determined that patients with Celiac Disease who have persistent damage in the small intestine may be more likely to break a hip than patients with intestinal healing. – Those following a strict gluten-free diet have less […] read more

On January 17th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Celiac & Non-Celiac Moms: Consider Taking Survey on Breastfeeding Experiences

IF YOU OR A FAMILY MEMBER GAVE BIRTH TO A CHILD  IN THE LAST  TEN (10) YEARS, PLEASE TAKE A FEW MOMENTS TO COMPLETE THIS SURVEY. The Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University is conducting a study on the breastfeeding experiences of both healthy women and women with celiac disease. If you, or a family […] read more

On January 15th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Dunkin Donuts holds off on nationwide release of gluten-free options, for now

Celiac blogs and social media pages were all a buzz last summer when Dunkin Donuts announced they would be offering a gluten-free donut and muffin option on a trial basis in a few cities. When posted to CeliacCorner’s Facebook page, comments were mixed. Many following a gluten-free lifestyle were looking forward to having another mainstream […] read more

On January 10th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Take the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness’ (NFCA) Pledge to Educate, Empower & Advocate for Celiac/Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity

Educate … Empower … Advocate   The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA)  is kicking off the New Year by launching it’s “Take the Pledge” Campaign. I just took the pledge and I urge you to do so as well. By taking the pledge you will gain access to useful information that you will need […] read more

On January 6th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Gluten-Free Chai Spiced Apple Cake

Recipe by:  Balvinder of Simple Gluten Free Kitchen CeliacCorner’s Featured Food Blogger for January 2014   Hello, I am Balvinder from simpleglutenfreekitchen. I was born, raised in India and now live in Richmond BC, Canada. I was diagnosed with gluten intolerance in 2008 and severe anemia was the reason for testing. The idea of creating […] read more

On January 5th, 2014, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Euforia Confections of Tucson, AZ: Offering gluten-free, hand-made gourmet cakes – Review

Euforia Confections of Tucson, AZ: Offering gluten-free, hand-made gourmet cakes – Review

I was excited to see the FedX man at my door this afternoon. I was hoping he would hand me a package that I was expecting which might be the perfect accompaniment to my just-poured cup of green tea. Ahh, yes – it was the package from Euforia Confections, of Tucson. Perfect timing! Inside the […] read more

On December 21st, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Gluten-Free Accommodations and Dining at the Inn on Randolph, Napa, California

 “Set on almost a full acre, beautifully landscaped gardens generate a variety of colors, textures and hideaways. Lovely terraces and meandering stone paths invite guests to stroll or sit while enjoying Napa’s temperate climate.”         I was fortunate to have had an opportunity to visit Napa, California, about 15 years ago. After […] read more

On December 16th, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Gluten-Free on a Shoestring Bakes Bread: Biscuits, Bagels, Buns and More – Cookbook Review & Giveaway

“The smell of good bread baking, like the sound of lightly flowing water, is indescribable in its evocation of innocence and delight … Bread making is one of those almost hypnotic businesses, like a dance from some ancient ceremony. It leaves you filled with one of the world’s sweetest smells… there is no chiropractic treatment, […] read more

On December 9th, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Celiac Disease Foundation Unveils New Healthcare Practitioner Directory

The Celiac Disease Foundation recently launched it’s Healthcare Practitioner Directory, a FREE resource for patients seeking healthcare providers who are familiar with diagnosing and treating Celiac Disease and other gluten-related disorders. Choosing a doctor who is knowledgeable about Celiac Disease/non-Celiac Gluten-Sensitivity could make all the difference in receiving a proper diagnosis. Press Release follows. (PRWEB) December 08, […] read more

On December 8th, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Winning as an Athlete with Celiac & Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

by Kristen Taylor, guest author My name is Kristen Taylor, founder of the blog ‘Winning Without Gluten.’ I was diagnosed with Celiac in 2007 and POTS in 2009. I currently live in Portland, OR where I work in Global Brand Marketing for Nike. I feel very fortunate to live & work in a sport environment where […] read more

On December 4th, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Dermatitis Herpetiformis: Clinical Presentations Are Independent of Manifestations of Celiac

      Dermatitis Herpetiformis (DH) is the skin manifestation of Celiac Disease.     In a recent study conducted at the Celiac Disease Center, Department of Medicine, at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (NYC, researchers: Suneeta Krishnareddy, Suzanne K Lewis and Peter H. Green) patients with DH alone, and patients with both […] read more

On December 3rd, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Rum Bread: a delicious gluten-free bread to serve over the Holidays

Rum Bread: a delicious gluten-free bread to serve over the Holidays

   Recipe by Laura Hahn of Guilt Free Foodie Cutie.com  CeliacCorner’s Featured Food Blogger for December After winning NBC’s Next Local TV Chef competition in Spring of 2012, Laura embarked on a newfound passion and career of helping people through food. Shortly before the competition, Laura  was diagnosed with gluten intolerance after a year of illness […] read more

On December 1st, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by

Keeping Healthy During the Holiday Season

[A version of the below article was originally featured on Rudi’s Gluten-Free blog in November 2012 in response to an invite to participate in their “Baked On the Bright-Side” event. The article was revised (11.14.13) to include current company gluten-free info, and other helpful tips.]   The time is growing near when family and friends […] read more

On November 14th, 2013, posted in: CeliacCorner Blogs by