Stomach pain, diarrhea, weight loss. Those are some celiac disease symptoms, which is an autoimmune reaction to gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley, and rye. At least one out of 100 Americans have celiac. Most of them don’t know it. And studies suggest that some people who don’t have the disease still can’t tolerate […]
Looking for a light refreshing salad that will help you turn corners at the next cookout? Look no further. Esquite is basically an the off-the-cob version of elote, the popular Mexican street food dish. This recipe adds grilled and chopped poblano chiles.
I run into many parents who are in quite a quandary about instituting a gluten-free diet for their child. A typical scenario is that one of the parents is gluten intolerant and is highly suspicious that their child is as well. Due to the child beingÂ ‘relatively healthy’Â the non-gluten intolerant spouse suggests that the child be […]
An angry woman came roaring through my town about a week and a half ago – her name was Irma. She knocked down trees and power lines, broke windows, damaged buildings, threw out power and internet services, and basically just caused a lot of The post Gluten Free Hurricane Chili Recipe appeared first on Simply […]
How tightly are doctors following current guidelines for diagnosing celiac disease? Current guidelines by the British Society of Gastroenterology recommend that doctors take at least four duodenal biopsy specimens at the time of upper gastrointestinal (UGI) endoscopy when looking for celiac disease. The practice has been shown to increase celiac diagnoses, and to reduced missed […]
Long ignored and dismissed as unscientific and crude, are intestinal worms destined to be the future of autoimmune disease treatments? Hookworms. Intestinal parasites. They sound gross. The thought of having one’s gut infected with a parasitic worm generally makes people’s skin crawl. Indeed, intestinal worms, like hookworm, have a bad reputation among health experts, and […]
Many researchers feel that the rising number of celiac disease cases supports the idea that common infections prior to the onset of autoimmune diseases could play a role in triggering the immune response. Do more respiratory infections in childhood mean a greater likelihood of celiac disease later in life? To answer that question, a team […]
Pork chops are one of the best things grill. Brine is the key. These pork chops are brined in buttermilk, so they cook up tender and juicy. Buttermilk and brine are the key to these tender, juicy grilled pork chops.
Is your water hip? Is your water cool? Is your water gluten-free? Does it say so on the label? Does it matter? Gluten-free has become such a marketing buzzword that the words “gluten-free” are now appearing on all kinds of things that most certainly gluten-free, such as, yes, bottled water. Would you be more likely […]
All our styles are all natural, all fruit and gluten-free and vegan. The ciders are unpasteurized but cold filtered 4 times so that they are fresh and clean to the taste. They are a lower calorie , lower alcohol alternative to wine and beer and very refreshing.
If you love the flavors of margherita pizza then this gluten free margherita pasta recipe is sure to be a winner! With just a handful of ingredients, very little time, and even less work, it is my kind of weeknight dinner. I have made this recipe using The post Gluten Free Margherita Pasta Recipe appeared […]
Are we at the beginning of the end for celiac disease? The last few years have seen numerous advances in celiac diagnosis and treatment. People diagnosed recently and in the future face a very different world than that faced by celiacs just five or ten years ago. In the old days, the process of properly […]
The FDA has granted clearance for Immco Diagnostics’ ELISA for celiac disease, and for Roche’s Benchtop Analyzer. What does that mean? Immco’s test is conducted as a solid phase immunoassay and is intended for the qualitative or semiquantitative detection of IgA or IgG antigliadin antibodies in human blood, and thus to aid in diagnosing patients […]
For casual entertaining, nothing is easier than pulled pork sandwiches. You throw everything into a slow cooker and pretty much walk away. The slow cooker works its magic and you end up looking like a culinary genius. This gluten free pickled pulled pork recipe is The post Gluten Free Slow Cooker Pickled Pulled Pork Recipe […]
When you or a loved on has celiac disease there is often a plethora of dishes made with rice. Tired of plain old rice in most of your meals? Try cauliflower rice instead! Stir fry is easy and quick to make for company, family meals, dinnerÂ or weekly lunches. Use different proteins to change the flavor […]
School may have started but we still have a couple more weeks until the last official day of summer. Which means there is still plenty of time for ice cream! Of course, there is never a really bad time for ice cream – especially these The post Gluten Free Pina Colada Ice Cream Sandwiches appeared […]
Once an obscure dietary regimen practiced by an odd band of misfits, the paleo diet has only recently reached larger consciousness by those wanting to improve their waistlines and general health. So what exactly is “paleoâ?For for the overwhelming majority of our time here on this planet we’ve all followed a paleo, or hunter-gatherer, diet.
Itâs summer and the consumer market reports are flying. Most of them project major growth in the gluten-free market and its numerous components over the next decade. The latest is a report by Grand View Research, Inc., which projects rising incidences of celiac disease, diabetes, and obesity across developed economies will help to drive the […]
Gluten-free food is now so mainstream that its lack of gluten is no longer a highlight, but is now just another of the many ways manufacturers signal a healthy product. Gluten-free has gone from specialty niche to mainstream, says David Sprinkle, research director of the market research firm Packaged Facts.