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Gluten Free Diet

Should You Go Gluten Free? Take This Quiz To Find Out.

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.28.2015 | Healthy Living

Twenty percent of Americans say they actively try to eat gluten-free foods, according to a new Gallup poll. Gluten, a protein found in grain...

Hidden Gluten: When Things Get Tricky

Hannah Ross Crane | Posted 06.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Hannah Ross Crane

This is what is so difficult about being gluten-free, the lack of industry knowledge about celiac disease and what it means for a product to really be gluten-free. In my coffee example, it is not the product that is the problem; instead, it was the means of preparation.

5 Simple And Delicious Gluten-Free Recipes

Caroline Phelps | Posted 06.09.2015 | Taste
Caroline Phelps

If you roll gluten-free, you definitely don't have to roll flavor-free!

Gluten-Free Medication Guidelines

Hannah Ross Crane | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Hannah Ross Crane

When I was prescribed a round of antibiotics to treat my seasonal allergy-induced sinus infection last week, my doctors and pharmacists hadn't the slightest clue which medications were gluten-free or not. Not only did they have no clue, but there was no guidance or support offered.

Here's What Gluten Really Does To Your Food

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.16.2015 | Taste

You think you know, but you have no idea.

Finally, A Tumblr Account That Gives You All The Art Without The Gluten

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.03.2015 | Arts

Bless you, anonymous Tumblr user, whoever you are. For you created Gluten Free Museum, a collection of art for dietary radicals (and digital Celiacs a...

10 Things I Wish Restaurants Understood About Gluten Intolerance

Brette Sember | Posted 06.02.2015 | Taste
Brette Sember

If you have a GF menu, you're 90% of the way to me booking a table.

5 Hidden Sources of Gluten to Avoid When Dining Out

Menuism | Posted 05.30.2015 | Taste
Menuism

When you have a gluten sensitivity, sometimes dining out feels like no fun. Even less fun? Accidentally eating gluten and feeling like garbage later because of it. When in doubt, ask your server about how your food is prepared.

The Surprising Truth About Gluten

Gerard E. Mullin, M.D. | Posted 05.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Gerard E. Mullin, M.D.

Gluten. I can think of no other protein that has gotten so much bad press in the last decade. Justified or not? Read on, and let me know what you thin...

Tips For Being Gluten Intolerant Around Your Friends

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.18.2015 | Comedy

Celiac disease affects about 1 percent of Americans whose bodies can face irreparable damage from gluten. That said, this humorous video pokes fun at ...

Gluten-Free Travel: Finding Local Specialties

Brette Sember | Posted 04.29.2015 | Travel
Brette Sember

I'm planning a trip to New Orleans and have already located a source for gluten-free beignets. Here's how to enjoy local delicacies while staying healthy on your travels.

15 Times Going 'Gluten-Free' Went Too Far

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 02.26.2015 | Comedy

When a real-life food allergy becomes a trendy dietary fad, you just know some people are going to take it too far. One upside to the popularity of...

3 Ways I'm Not the Perfect Gluten-Free Girl

Celia Kaye | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Celia Kaye

In my mind, the "perfect" gluten-free girl is unattainable. Now that she's gluten-free, her life is wonderful. She's always cheerful, is in excellent health, and for some reason is always wearing a sports bra and tight workout shorts.

Gut Check: 4 Things You Need to Know If You're Going Gluten-Free

Tara DelloIacono Thies, RD | Posted 04.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Tara DelloIacono Thies, RD

The term "gluten-free" used to only be used in vocabularies of food scientists and registered dietitians, but today the topic of gluten is one of the most commonly discussed food trends in the news.

Let's Talk Baloney With Joy Behar

Alice Bast | Posted 03.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Alice Bast

I'm not talking about the meat you put in a sandwich. I'm talking about celiac disease -- a serious genetic condition that television personality Joy Behar dubbed as "baloney" on the Jan. 20, 2015 episode of MSNBC's Morning Joe show. Let me say that again: a serious condition.

What It Really Takes To Go Gluten-Free

Celia Kaye | Posted 03.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Celia Kaye

It seemed like a tall order to be gluten-free and eat convenient, inexpensive, healthy meals at the same time. But it had to be done. If I wanted to spend no more energy thinking about what I'd eat the next day than I spent on thinking about it when I wasn't gluten-free, I'd have to have a plan.

Gluten-Free Holiday Hacks

Hannah Ross Crane | Posted 02.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Hannah Ross Crane

Whether they be made by family or friends, there is always a risk for cross-contamination of food that makes it nearly impossible to relax when you are invited into someone else's home, or sometimes even in your own, for holiday feasts.

Gluten: Here, There and Everywhere

Alice Bast | Posted 01.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Alice Bast

I often wonder, if we started referring to our treatment as a "gluten-free prescription" or "gluten-free regimen," would people stop equating our medicine with weight loss? While I obviously can't say for sure, my gut tells me that could be the case.

4 Ways My Life Changed When I Gave Up Gluten

Celia Kaye | Posted 10.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Celia Kaye

Compelled by my compounding fatigue and stomachaches, I waved the white (and red and green) flag, and embarked on my gluten-free adventure. I didn't realize that the benefits of a gluten-free diet would contribute to the improvement of other aspects of my life.

Gluten-Free Food Doesn't Suck

Courtney Carter | Posted 09.14.2014 | Home
Courtney Carter

Some of the food that DIDN'T make this list was ehh at best, but with this below, even you will realize gluten-free food doesn't suck. Especially my boyfriend, who after his delicious dinner of spaghetti the other night, found out he had just eaten gluten-free pasta for the first time.

I Don't Diet, I Just Go Gluten-Free

Zoe Lintzeris | Posted 06.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Zoe Lintzeris

No traditional pizza. Not even an ice cream sandwich. No bagels! Let me just say: When you also get that initial craving for a large burrito with its warm, floury tortilla, all your inhibitions tend to go out the window.

Every Gluten Free Person Ever

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 06.19.2014 | Comedy

Whenever a non gluten-free person hears a gluten-free person talk, THIS is exactly what it sounds like ... only in duck form. Via Tastefully Offens...

I Need a Gluten-Free Vacation

April Peveteaux | Posted 08.11.2014 | Healthy Living
April Peveteaux

Just once I'd love to go on vacation and not crap my pants. Is that too much to ask? Since I have celiac disease, sometimes it IS too much. But god willing, I'm making it my personal goal to not only take on some international travel without getting sick.

Can We Make Fun Of Gluten-Free People? I Asked A Dietician

Thrillist | Posted 08.09.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

I had Laura categorize each strain of gluten-avoiders based on how medically sound their claims are.

Gluten-Free Mania -- If You're Following the Fad, You're a Marketer's Dream and Part of the Confusion

Jill S. Brown | Posted 08.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Jill S. Brown

Why has the gluten-free trend taken off like wildfire in the last few years while the FODMAP diet has not really caught on even though it was developed way back in 1999 and shown to have a high success rate for people with IBS and even other gastrointestinal issues?