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Celiac Disease and Drug Labeling: Is Your Medication Gluten-Free?

Whitney Caudill | Posted 06.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Whitney Caudill

To be certain a drug does not contain gluten patients with CD, non-celiac gluten sensitivities, or wheat allergies must make multiple phone calls, perform Internet searches, and/or have the pharmacist review the package insert with them.

The 5 Best Gluten-Free Flours and What to Do With Them

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 06.02.2013 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

Here are my favorite five gluten-free flours that I like to keep around the house and some recipe ideas to keep those canisters from getting dusty.

Is Celiac Becoming More Common?

Posted 03.29.2013 | Healthy Living

Rates of celiac disease -- a condition where people's immune systems react to gluten found in wheat, rye and barley -- increased between 2000 and 2004...

Easter basket cupcakes

Stephanie Weaver | Posted 05.29.2013 | Taste
Stephanie Weaver

This year I wanted to make a treat that evoked all of that nostalgia while being quite a bit healthier. These tasty cupcakes look like little Easter baskets and taste of sweet coconut.

Spring Clean Your Freezer

Tracey Stewart | Posted 05.28.2013 | Parents
Tracey Stewart

Is it really cheaper to buy boxed frozen foods than to buy ingredients in bulk and prepare meals for the freezer yourself? You may pay a little more initially, but you will get more meals out of your purchase in the long run.

Healthy And Vegan Eats In Franklin, Tennessee

Carolyn Scott | Posted 05.28.2013 | Travel
Carolyn Scott

Hey, if you don't bump into a country superstar here in Franklin, at least you'll keep busy stuffing your face!

Why You Should Eat Like a Wild Gorilla

Tana Amen | Posted 05.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Tana Amen

Aping a wild gorilla's eating habits could dramatically improve your health -- or may even add years to your life, by reducing your risk for killer diseases like diabetes, heart attack, stroke and dementia.

Almond Quinoa Parfait

Amie Valpone | Posted 05.20.2013 | Taste
Amie Valpone

Looking for a quick n' easy gluten-free and dairy-free breakfast that's high in protein and healthy? Look no further!

62 Healthier Gluten-Free Desserts

Posted 03.20.2013 | Healthy Living

By Laura Newcomer If you've made the decision to eliminate gluten from your diet (or been required to for health reasons), then you may have disc...

Buckwheat Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Nik Sharma | Posted 05.15.2013 | Taste
Nik Sharma

Buckwheat grain gives an amazing flour with a rich and deep earthy texture which fits perfectly in these cookies. Buckwheat is also gluten- and wheat-free, making it an ideal flour substitute in most dishes for people with related allergies.

Adverse Effects Attributed to Medications May Be From Food for Some People

S.Z. Berg | Posted 05.13.2013 | Healthy Living
S.Z. Berg

People with medical conditions such as celiac, non-celiac gluten sensitivity, or food allergies should know that they may not be sensitive or allergic to the medicine to which they reacted. Rather, their reactions may have been from the food contents in the drugs.

Understanding Gluten

Amanda Greene | Posted 05.08.2013 | Taste
Amanda Greene

It's an important component in the structure and texture of baked goods as we know them. It's mostly found in wheat and, to a lesser extent, in barley and rye. So what is it?

6 Restaurant Certifications to Help You to Healthier Eating

Food Republic | Posted 05.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Food Republic

We've asked Clean Plates founder Jared Koch to help sort out the different restaurant health certifications out there, and he's written back with six of the best that his email and restaurant guide uses.

Should You Go Gluten Free?

Posted 03.07.2013 | OWN

By Karen Ansel Wondering why entire grocery store aisles are now gluten-free? Here's the real story behind the hype -- and how to do the diet r...

Huge Number Of Adults Are Going Gluten-Free

Posted 03.06.2013 | Healthy Living

Thirty percent of adults are interested in avoiding or cutting down on gluten in their diets, says a survey from the NPD Group, a consumer research fi...

Peppermint Paddy Cupcakes

Stephanie Weaver | Posted 05.04.2013 | Taste
Stephanie Weaver

Make these rich chocolate cupcakes topped with minty-green frosting in honor of Saint Paddy!

It's Time to Take Celiac Disease Seriously

Nichole Thomas | Posted 04.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Nichole Thomas

The lack of understanding around "gluten-free" is baffling and sometimes disheartening, to say the least. As a member of this gluten-free community, I am privileged to live in the moment we occupy today, a time that is changing the very fabric of this issue.

Crispy Kale Chips With Black Roasted Sesame Seeds

Liz Della Croce | Posted 04.27.2013 | Taste
Liz Della Croce

Crispy, crunchy and addictive, it will be nearly impossible to eat just one of these Kale Chips with Black Roasted Sesame Seeds. If you've never tried kale chips before, you are missing out.

Heart-Healthy Grain, Greens, Beans and Sweet Potato Casserole With Benefits

Meg Wolff | Posted 04.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Meg Wolff

What we eat really does matter. Studies show that real, whole, plant-based foods are best for fueling our bodies, preventing the likes of heart disease, diabetes -- and, yes, even cancer.

Naturopathic Medicine and Autoimmune Disease

Amy Rothenberg, ND | Posted 04.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Amy Rothenberg, ND

Our health is a product of our genetic inheritance and our environmental exposures. Creating the healthiest possible environment, eating the right foods, and liming stress are all things we can do to optimize our genetic predispositions.

Building a Raw Food Biz

Sandy Abrams | Posted 04.09.2013 | Small Business
Sandy Abrams

Turning 40 is a wake up call for many women. We realize that we can no longer eat what our heart desires but instead need to eat for our heart's health and longevity. Susan O'Brien, founder of Hail Merry natural food products found herself on this path in 2005.

A Case of Chronic Mouth Sores

Kelly Dorfman | Posted 04.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Kelly Dorfman

In my experience, chronic mouth sores almost always are a symptom of gluten intolerance. I suggested the whole family go gluten-free for a month to see how that change would affect the stomach complaints in general and the mouth sores specifically.

7 Hot And Healthy Valentine's Day Dinner Recipes

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 04.07.2013 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

This Valentine's Day, I've put together some dishes that will delight the palate and the waistline.

On Snake And Tradition: Ginger 'Nian Gao'

Ken Leung | Posted 04.06.2013 | Taste
Ken Leung

The traditional holiday dishes fare bountiful, with each representing either prosperity, wealth, health, longevity, or some other desirable outcome.

Radish Yogurt Raita (VIDEO)

Chitra Agrawal | Posted 04.06.2013 | Taste
Chitra Agrawal

Raita is an Indian yogurt dish that can be made with many different types of vegetables - cucumber, tomato, potato, spinach, but radish is one I come back to over and over again. I never would have thought to put radish in this dish if not for my mother giving me the idea.