Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26

Celiac Disease, Gluten Sensitivity Linked with ADHD?
Celiac disease and gluten sensitivity appear to cause ADHD symptoms in some kids and adults. Could a gluten-free diet help manage attention problems?

Which Brands and Flavors of Tea Are Gluten-Free?
Yes, some types of tea can contain gluten. Learn which varieties of tea contain gluten (and which are gluten-free) for 12 popular tea brands.

Stomach Flu and Food Poisoning vs. Glutening Symptoms
Is it the stomach flu, is it food poisoning, or did you get glutened? The symptoms for these overlap quite a bit. Here's how to tell the difference.

Vertigo with Celiac Disease or Gluten Sensitivity
It's not clear whether celiac disease or gluten sensitivity can cause vertigo, but patients report relief with a gluten-free diet.

Gluten Challenge - Diagnosing Celiac Disease
If you've been eating gluten-free but want to be tested for celiac disease, your doctor may recommend a gluten challenge. Here's what you need to know.

Difference Between Whole Grain and Refined Grain
Whole grain products include all the parts of the grain, while refined grain products have only the starchy part. Learn why whole grain is healthier.

Which Fiber Supplements Are Gluten-Free?
Looking for fiber supplements that suit your gluten-free diet? Here's what's available, and my best recommendations on which to choose.

Weight Watchers and the Gluten-Free Diet
Learn whether the Weight Watchers program to lose weight will work for you if you're also following the gluten-free diet.

16 Gluten-Free Cold Cereal Options
Looking for a gluten-free cold cereal? Both mainstream and specialty manufacturers offer many options. Here are the top recommendations.

Hidden Gluten in Medicines - Steps to Protect Yourself
Gluten is often hidden in medicines. Unless a medication is specifically labeled as gluten-free, calling the manufacturer is the only way to confirm the medication's gluten-free status.

Is Sushi Gluten-Free?
Sushi is safely gluten-free, right? Wrong. Learn the risks and how to avoid them when you follow the gluten-free diet and dine at a sushi restaurant.

How Soon Will I Feel Better After Going Gluten-Free?
If you're just starting the gluten-free diet, you're probably wondering how quickly you'll feel better. Here's what you can expect.

How Much Gluten Can Make Me Sick?
How much gluten can make you sick if you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity? The answer may really surprise you.

Gluten Sensitivity vs. Celiac Disease
What's the difference between gluten sensitivity and celiac disease ... and more importantly, how can you tell which one you actually have?

Wheat Allergy vs. Gluten Allergy
What's the difference between a wheat allergy and a gluten allergy? They're actually two very different conditions. Here's what you need to know.

Dermatitis Herpetiformis (Celiac Disease Rash) Photos
Is your rash caused by gluten? Compare photos of dermatitis herpetiformis,

Photo: Severe, Fluid-Filled Dermatitis Herpetiformis
Photo of severe dermatitis herpetiformis, with fluid-filled bubbles. Dermatitis herpetiformis is an autoimmune reaction to the protein gluten.

Photo: Dermatitis Herpetiformis on the Knee
Photo of dermatitis herpetiformis on the knee.

Photo: Severe Dermatitis Herpetiformis on a Child's Buttocks
Photo of severe dermatitis herpetiformis on a child's buttocks.

Photo: Dermatitis Herpetiformis on Elbow and Forearm
Photo of dermatitis herpetiformis on a person's elbow and forearm.

Photo: Dermatitis Herpetiformis on the Legs and Arm
Photo of dermatitis herpetiformis on the legs and arms.

Photo: Dermatitis Herpetiformis on the Thumb
Photo of dermatitis herpetiformis on the thumb.

Photo: Dermatitis Herpetiformis on the Abdomen
Photo of dermatitis herpetiformis on the abdomen.

Photo: Dermatitis Herpetiformis on the Hand
Photo of dermatitis herpetiformis on the hand.

Gluten-Free Bread Brands
If you want to buy gluten-free bread, you can find a wide variety of different brands in grocery stores and online. Here's what's available.

4 Reasons the Gluten-Free Diet Has Staying Power
Despite predictions of the gluten-free diet's imminent demise, it's more than just a trend - it has staying power. Here are four reasons why.

Why Do I Need to Eat Gluten for Celiac Disease Testing?
Yes, you need to keep eating bread: learn why you need to be on a gluten-filled diet for celiac disease testing to be accurate.

Where To Find a Celiac Disease Doctor
If you need a celiac disease doctor, these hospitals are good places to look, because they have units specifically dedicated to treating patients with celiac disease. If you don't live near one of these hospitals, you can still call them for advice.

What Not To Say to Someone Who Can't Eat Gluten
Avoid foot-in-mouth syndrome: Here are seven things never to say to someone who has celiac disease or gluten sensitivity.

What Is Wheat Allergy-Is It the Same as Celiac Disease?
Wheat allergy involves a specific type of immune system reaction to the grain wheat. Learn about wheat allergy and how it differs from celiac disease.

What Is Malabsorption?
Learn about the different types and causes of malabsorption, and what they mean to your overall health and risk of nutritional deficiencies.

What Causes 'Gluten' Sensitivity? 3 Possible Candidates
Gluten might - or might not - actually cause gluten sensitivity. Here are three parts of wheat scientists believe may contribute to your symptoms.

What Is Gluten and Why Is It So Tough To Avoid?
What is gluten? Why is it so hard to avoid when you're eating gluten-free? Learn why manufacturers use gluten and how exactly it's used in products.

Autoimmune Disease Definition
Learn about different autoimmune diseases, their possible causes, and treatments used to help patients who have them.

What Does It Really Feel Like When You Get Glutened?
What does it feel like when you get glutened? Learn what symptoms you may get if you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity and eat gluten.

What 'Less Than 20 Parts Per Million of Gluten' Means
What does it really mean when a gluten-free product says it has 'less than 20 parts per million of gluten' in it?

Gluten Allergy Symptoms
What are the symptoms of a gluten allergy? It depends which kind you have. This checklist can help you figure it out.

What Are Gluten Grains?
The gluten grains are wheat, barley and rye. Learn where to find them and what you need to avoid if you're following the gluten-free diet.

What Is Villous Atrophy and What Conditions Cause It?
Villous atrophy is the destruction of your intestinal villa, the tiny fingers of cells that absorb nutrients from food. Here are some possible causes.

Thiamin, Riboflavin and Niacin and the Gluten-Free Diet
How to get enough thiamin, riboflavin and niacin when you follow the gluten-free diet.

Eating Gluten-Free? You May Lack These 9 Vitamins
If you eat gluten-free, you could be missing out on some critical nutrients. Here are nine vitamins and minerals you may need to boost in your diet.

Vitamin B6 on the Gluten-Free Diet
Here's how to get enough vitamin B6 when you follow the gluten-free diet.

Folate and the Gluten-Free Diet
How to get enough folate when you follow the gluten-free diet.

Vitamin D and the Gluten-Free Diet
How to get enough vitamin D when you follow the gluten-free diet.

Calcium and the Gluten-Free Diet
How to get enough calcium when you follow the gluten-free diet.

Iron and the Gluten-Free Diet
How to get enough iron when you follow the gluten-free diet.

Vitamin B12 and the Gluten-Free Diet
How to get enough vitamin B12 when you follow the gluten-free diet.

Can You Use Hookworms To Treat Celiac Disease?
Can hookworms cure celiac disease and let you eat gluten again? The research is mixed, but may provide clues to a new celiac drug treatment.

Does Meat Glue Contain Gluten, or Not?
Some gluten-free websites have questioned the safety of meat glue, used to hold together different cuts of meat. Here's what you need to know.

How Are Marsh Scores Used in Celiac Disease Diagnosis?
When doctors diagnose celiac disease, they rate the condition of your intestinal lining using the Marsh Score system. Learn what these ratings mean.

Lymphoma Risk in Celiac Disease
Celiac disease raises your risk for lymphoma significantly, but following the gluten-free diet may provide some protection.

10 Things to Stop Doing If You Can't Eat Gluten
Here are the top 10 things you absolutely should stop doing if you can't eat gluten because you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity.

Just Diagnosed with Celiac Disease - Possible Complications
Just diagnosed with celiac disease? Here are some potential celiac disease complications you may need to watch out for.

Do Experts Consider Wine Gluten-Free?
Is wine gluten-free and suitable for a gluten-free diet? If you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, find out whether you can enjoy wine.

Can I Drink Vodka on a Gluten-Free Diet?
Is all vodka really gluten-free? Many people with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity react to gluten-grain-based vodkas. Here are your options.

Which Slim-Fast Products Are Gluten-Free?
Learn whether you can use the SlimFast system to help you lose weight when you're also following the gluten-free diet.

Is MSG Gluten-Free?
Learn why

Is Gluten Why You're Depressed?
Gluten can cause depression in people with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity.

Is GMO Wheat Increasing Celiac and Gluten Sensitivity?
Celiac disease is on the rise, and non-celiac gluten sensitivity may be also. But is genetically modified wheat - GMO wheat - to blame?

Gluten-Removed Beer - Is It Safe?
Is beer made from barley but with the gluten removed safe to drink if you have celiac diseaase or gluten sensitivity?

Is Farro Gluten-Free?
Is farro gluten-free? Learn what farro is made of and whether you can include foods with farro in your gluten-free diet.

Can You Do the Atkins Diet If You're Gluten-Free?
The Atkins diet works well gluten-free Learn how you can follow the Atkins weight loss diet when you're also gluten-free.

In Search of Gluten-Free Wheat
Wheat farmers in Kansas are financing research aimed at identifying and ultimately eliminating toxic gluten proteins from wheat.

Why You Can Eat Gluten-Free & Still Get Gluten Symptoms
If you're eating gluten-free, you shouldn't be getting gluten symptoms ... right? Wrong! Learn how your

4 Surprising Foods That Can Gluten You
These four foods from the produce and vegetable sections seem like they should be 100% gluten-free. But they're subject to gluten cross-contamination.

Study: Probiotics Frequently Contain Trace Gluten
Popular probiotics frequently are contaminated with gluten, regardless of whether they're labeled

How To Stay Completely Gluten-Free at Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a time for families to join together over the dinner table. Here are six tips to help you keep your own Thanksgiving gluten-free.

Symptoms from Inhaling Airborne Gluten
Since symptoms of celiac disease and gluten sensitivity stem from your gut, is it really possible to suffer from symptoms sparked by airborne gluten?

5 Rules for Dining Out Safely When You're Gluten-Free
Eating out gluten-free? Here are five important rules to follow to get a safe – and hopefully enjoyable! – meal at (almost) any restaurant.

Gluten Free Nutritionist Dietician
Are you gluten free? Nutritionist consultation is very important; here's where to find one and how to raise the odds your insurance will pay.

How Many People Have Gluten Sensitivity?
How many people really have gluten sensitivity? Scientists aren't sure yet, but three key researchers offer their opinions here.

How Do Calories in Gluten-Free Foods Stack Up?
Wondering how calories in gluten-free foods stack up to their gluten-containing counterparts? Here's a guide to calories in popular food products.

HLA-DQ7 may be associated with celiac disease and/or gluten sensitivity, some studies report.

HLA-DQ1 does not seem to be associated with celiac disease, but it may be associated with gluten ataxia.

HLA-DQ2: The Primary Celiac Disease Gene
Find out more about the gene HLA-DQ2, considered the

6 Ways To Help Young Gluten-Free Kids Cope with School
Young gluten-free kids need to watch out for far more at preschool and school than just snacks and school lunches.

Have Celiac Disease? You May Need Extra Vitamins
Even if people with celiac disease are following a gluten-free diet, they may need vitamins in the form of supplements to get the nutrients they need.

Why to Try for a Celiac or Gluten Sensitivity Diagnosis
Wondering if you should pursue a diagnosis of celiac disease or gluten sensitivity? Here are four reasons to try for one.

Four Reasons Not To Cheat on Your Gluten-Free Diet
Thinking of cheating on your gluten-free diet? Whether you've got celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, here are four great reasons to not give in.

Catch-Up Growth Spurts in Celiac Children
Children with celiac disease often lag behind their peers in height. But the gluten-free diet may lead to a catch-up growth spurt.

New Gluten Sensitivity Biomarker Could Help in Certain Autism Cases
A biomarker for gluten sensitivity could help doctors determine which children with autism would benefit from a gluten-free diet, a top researcher says.

Gluten-Free Weight Loss
Can the gluten-free diet help you lose weight? Although it's controversial, there is some evidence that it can.

Gluten Sensitivity and Cancer Risks
Does gluten sensitivity cause an increased risk for cancer? If so, which types? Here's what we know (and don't know).

Gluten-Free Sodas: Which Are Safe? (Updated March 2016)
Most name-brand sodas - but not all! - are considered gluten-free in the U.S. Learn which ones you can safely consume and which to avoid.

Gluten-Free Tofu (Updated April 2016)
Learn which national and regional tofu brands are gluten-free, including which companies test their products for gluten cross-contamination.

Gluten-Free Restaurant Directories
If you're looking for gluten-free restaurants in a particular area, these lists and directories should provide you with some good options.

Gluten-Free School Cafeteria Lunches
It may be possible to get a safe cafeteria lunch for your gluten-free child, but it will take work on your part. Here are the six steps to take.

Gluten-Free French Fries - Frozen and Restaurant
If you want frozen fries at home or safe fries in a restaurant, this will tell you which french fries are gluten-free.

Gluten-Free Disaster Planning
If you're forced out of your home due to extreme weather or another disaster, you'll need to bring your own gluten-free food. Here's how to prepare.

Gluten-Free Easter Candy (Updated March 2016)
There's plenty of gluten-free Easter candy available, including traditional favorites like chocolate bunnies and jelly beans. Here's the list.

Gluten-Free Beans for the Super-Sensitive
I'm gluten-free and I always react to beans! How can I enjoy beans on my gluten-free diet if they keep making me sick?

Gluten Cross-Contamination - Where Does It Come From?
Gluten cross-contamination - enough to make you sick - can occur in many different places. Here's a primer to help you avoid the problem.

Gluten and Neuropathy: What Is the Connection?
Celiac disease and gluten sensitivity both are linked to peripheral neuropathy, which is nerve damage that causes numbness and

Gluten Ataxia Diagnosis
Getting a gluten ataxia diagnosis isn't straightforward, but involves blood tests looking for anti-gluten antibodies.

Can Gluten Cause Anxiety?
Can gluten cause anxiety? Possibly - anxiety does affect celiac disease sufferers and those with gluten sensitivity.

30 Gluten-Free Hot Cereals (both with Oats and without)
Looking for great gluten-free hot cereals? Gluten-free product manufacturers provide more than two dozen options, both with oats and without.

17 Yummy Gluten-Free Kids' Cereals
Manufacturers offer multiple options for gluten-free kids' cereals, including many you'll find on regular grocery shelves. Find out what's available.

Gluten-Free Granola Cereals (with Oats and Oat-Free)
Manufacturers offer a variety of gluten-free granola cereals (with oats and without). Learn what's available if you follow the gluten-free diet.

Gluten-Free Holiday Party Survival Guide
How can you cope with a holiday party (especially a company party you must attend) when you need to be gluten-free?

Gluten-Free Craft Supplies
Did you know that most play-doh, finger paint and paper mache contains gluten? Here's what to substitute and where to find gluten-free craft supplies.

Gluten-Free Diet Dangers - Top 9 High-Risk Foods
Learn the top nine foods, products and situations that can trip you up when you're starting the gluten-free diet, plus how to avoid these hazards.

Resources for People Who Are Gluten-Free AND Dairy-Free
Many people follow a gluten-free dairy-free diet. But what can you eat when you eliminate all those foods? Here are resources and food lists to help.

Resources for People Who Are Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free
For people on gluten free diets who must also avoid milk products, here's a list of gluten-free casein-free websites, blogs, cookbooks, and more.

Foods Labeled 'Gluten-Free' May Still Have Some Gluten
You may be surprised to learn foods labeled 'gluten-free' may still contain a little bit of gluten. Here's what you need to know to stay healthy.

Five Different Types of Gluten Allergy
When you say you have a 'gluten allergy,' just what does that mean, exactly? It usually means one of five things.

Gluten-Free Corn Flakes - What Brands Are Safe
Corn itself contains no gluten, but most brands of corn flakes are not gluten-free. Learn which corn flakes are safe on the gluten-free diet.

Is Vinegar Gluten-Free?
Is vinegar gluten-free? Learn which kinds of vinegar you can include on your gluten-free diet ... and which vinegars you may want to avoid.

How Untreated Celiac Disease Can Cause Malnutrition
Untreated celiac disease can cause malnutrition because your body can't absorb needed nutrients. A gluten-free diet can reverse the damage.

Why Gluten Parts Per Million Numbers Matter
Here's why it's important for you to know exactly what a particular manufacturer means when it labels one of its food products

Are Hershey's Kisses Gluten-Free?
Are Hershey's kisses gluten-free? Some are safe on the gluten-free diet, but most are not. Learn which ones are safe when you're eating gluten-free.

Is Gin Gluten-Free?
Is gin gluten-free? Find out whether you can safely add gin to your gluten-free diet, and where to find gin made from potatoes or grapes.

Gluten-Free Cereals - Hot, Cold, Kids' and Granola
Looking for gluten-free cereals? Here's a wide selection to choose from, including kids' cereals, hot cereals, cold cereals and granola-based cereals.

Is Bourbon Gluten-Free?
Find out whether bourbon will suit your gluten-free diet, and alternatives you have (including a 100% corn-based bourbon) if it doesn't work for you.

Does Ice Cream have Gluten?
Ice cream has been one of our go-to treats ever since we began following the gluten-free diet, but, yes, some ice cream does contain gluten.

Is Orzo Gluten-Free?
Learn whether most orzo is safe when you're gluten-free, where you find orzo in foods, and what you can substitute for orzo in your favorite recipes.

Gluten and Sleep Problems: What's The Connection?
Gluten is associated with sleep problems in people who have celiac disease and (maybe) gluten sensitivity. Here's how to get your best night's sleep.

12 Ways Gluten Can Damage Your Brain and Nerves
Gluten can affect your brain and nerves in a variety of ways that range from headaches and vertigo to loss of feeling and permanent brain damage.

7 Tips for Gluten-Free Road Trips
Car trips may be the easiest way to travel when you're gluten-free - you can bring your own food. Here are seven tips to make your trip a success.

Treatment for Refractory Celiac Disease
Your treatment for refractory celiac disease will depend on what type of RCD you have, and on your other medical conditions.

Recovering from a Glutening - Readers Best Ideas
Readers weigh in on what really works to recover from a glutening when you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity.

What Does 'No Gluten Ingredients' Mean on a Food Label?
Some products are labeled

Gluten Free Food for Guests: What To Serve
It's extremely tricky to fix gluten-free food for a guest with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity. Follow these 11 steps to prepare a safe meal.

Can You Do Jenny Craig Gluten-Free?
Learn whether the Jenny Craig program to lose weight will work for you if you're also following the gluten-free diet.

Is Seitan Gluten-Free? Where Is It Commonly Used?
Is seitan gluten-free? Learn if you can include this popular vegan protein source on your gluten-free diet, and what types of foods you'll find it in.

Is Organic Wheat Gluten-Free?
Learn why some people may argue that organic wheat is gluten-free, and whether you can safely consume it if you're gluten-free.

Is Milk Gluten-Free? What About Flavored Milk?
Is all milk - including plain and flavored varieties - considered gluten-free? Learn which brands of flavored milks are safe on the gluten-free diet.

Is Leaky Gut Real? (And If So, What Is It?)
People blame

Prevent Cravings for Gluten Foods
Cravings for gluten-filled foods are common when you're following the gluten-free diet. Here are five strategies that can help you resist the urge.

Nutrisystem and the Gluten-Free Diet
Learn whether the Nutrisystem program to lose weight will work for you if you're also following the gluten-free diet, and what other options you have.

Can Oats Lead to Celiac-Related Damage?
A small study from Ireland finds that most people with celiac disease can eat oats safely, but other medical research disagrees.

Is it Safe to Eat Gluten-Free at Pizza Hut?
Pizza Hut now offers gluten-free pizza in cheese and pepperoni-and-cheese versions. But is it safe to eat for those with health issues from gluten?

Gluten Ataxia Treatment
Treatment of gluten ataxia (gait, muscular and other neurological problems caused by gluten) involves a strict gluten-free diet. But how strict?

Is Freekeh Gluten-Free, or Does It Contain Gluten?
Freekeh is touted as

Is Caramel Coloring Gluten Free?
If you're following the gluten-free diet because you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, can you safely eat products with caramel coloring?

Is Celiac Disease More Common in Women?
Women are diagnosed with celiac disease more often than men. Learn the reasons why this occurs, and how celiac symptoms differ between men and women.

Gluten Free Dietitian - Gluten Free Nutritionist - Dietician
Are you gluten free? Dietitian consultation is very important; here's where to find one and how to raise the odds your insurance will pay. Page 2.

Find a Gluten Free Dietitian or Gluten Free Nutritionist - Sources
Dietitian consultation is very important for gluten free celiac disease patients. Here's resources on how to find a registered dietitian. Page 3.

How Well Do Celiac Disease Tests Work in Kids?
Are inaccurate celiac disease tests common in children? Learn about testing for celiac disease in kids - especially young kids - with symptoms.

Coping with Holiday Emotions When You Eat Gluten-Free
For many people who follow the gluten-free diet, the holidays are tough emotionally. Here's how you might be able to cope.

How Much Trace Gluten Is in Your 'Gluten-Free' Food?
Different food products meet different standards for

Gluten-Free Diet to Manage Dermatitis Herpetiformis
The only permanent treatment for dermatitis herpetiformis is the gluten-free diet. But how hard is it to curb dermatitis herpetiformis using the diet?

More Gluten at Early Age May Raise Celiac Disease Risk
Children who carry genes for celiac disease may raise their risk for the condition by eating a lot of gluten in their first two years, a study found.

Gluten-Free Substitutes for Rice Krispies Cereal
Kellogg's has discontinued its gluten-free Rice Krispies. Learn which rice cereals to substitute, plus how to make gluten-free rice crispies treats.

Gluten-Free Toothpaste Brands (Updated January 2016)
You need gluten-free toothpaste if you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity. Here's what 10 manufacturers say about gluten in their products.

Eating Gluten-Free at Disneyland and Walt Disney World
Disney parks offer excellent, reliable gluten-free food and many more safe choices than typical theme park fare if you're on the gluten-free diet.

Gluten-Free Foods You Can Carry Through Airport Security
Gluten-free and traveling by airplane? Here are some foods you can bring through airport security, plus a list of food items you can't carry on.

Gluten-Free Valentine's Candy (Updated February 2016)
Wondering what's gluten-free (and what's not) in your Valentine's Day candy stash? Here's the list, updated in February 2016.

Gluten-Free Salsa List (Updated January 2016)
Few salsas contain gluten ingredients, but not all are considered gluten-free. Here's the scoop on gluten-free salsa options from 14 major brands.

Gluten-Free Iced Tea: Which Bottled Brands Are Safe?
Is bottled iced tea gluten-free? Learn which brands are safe and which are not.

Which Energy Drinks Are Gluten-Free?
Which brands of bottled energy drinks are safe to consume on the gluten-free diet?

What Juices Are Gluten-Free? (Updated January 2016)
Bottled fruit juice products made from 100% juice should be gluten-free, but others may include gluten ingredients. Learn which ones are safe.

Gluten-Free Sports Drinks (Updated January 2016)
Following the gluten-free diet? Here's what sports drink manufacturers Accelerade, Gatorade, G2 and Powerade say about gluten in their products.

Can the Gluten-Free Diet Help Your Athletic Performance?
Tennis great Novak Djokovic credits going gluten-free for his performance on the court. But can the gluten-free diet really help athletic performance?

Do Food Labeling Laws Require Disclosure of Gluten?
Do food labeling laws require manufacturers to disclose gluten-containing ingredients? Find out what they have to do (and what they don't have to do).

Gluten-Free Graham Crackers and Chocolate for S'Mores
You need gluten-free graham crackers, marshmallows and chocolate to make gluten-free s'mores. Here's where you can find all those ingredients.

Can Gluten Cause Alzheimer's or Dementia?
Can gluten grains cause Alzheimer's disease or dementia? Grain Brain, a book by Dr. David Perlmutter, argues that they can.

Gluten Can Make Your Period Miserable with Bad Cramps
Can celiac disease or gluten sensitivity cause horrible period cramps? There's some evidence that they can. Learn what you can do to feel better.

Gluten Sensitivity Health Risks
Gluten sensitivity may be linked to some serious health conditions, but more research is needed before we know exactly what the risks are.

Gluten Sensitivity Symptoms: Digestive and Neurological
Gluten sensitivity symptoms can include digestive and neurological complaints such as diarrhea and headaches, plus depression and skin rashes.

Gift Candy Boxes for a Gluten-Free Diet
Some brands of gift candy boxes will suit the gluten-free diet better than others. Find out what's available as of December 2015.

Epilepsy and Gluten: Is There A Connection?
Researchers have linked epilepsy with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity, and the gluten-free diet may help control seizures in some people.

Marsh Score for Celiac Disease - Stage 4 of the Marsh Score
When you have a biopsy for celiac disease, if the villi are totally flattened (atrophied) you will be given a Marsh score of 4 (total villous atrophy).

Gluten-Free Pretzels (Updated March 2016)
If you're craving gluten-free pretzels, you'll find a wide variety of ready-made ones on the market, including soft, crunchy, salty and sweet flavors.

Marsh Score for Celiac Disease -Stage 0 of the Marsh Score
When you have a biopsy for celiac disease, if the biopsy is negative you will be given a Marsh score of 0 (normal), as explained here.

Marsh Score for Celiac Disease -Stage 1 or 2 of the Marsh Score
When you have a biopsy for celiac disease, if white blood cells have started to infiltrate the lining of the small intestine you will be given a Marsh score of 1 or 2 (inflammation).

Marsh Score for Celiac Disease -Stage 3 of the Marsh Score
When you have a biopsy for celiac disease, if the villi have started to shrink and flatten you will be given a Marsh score of 3 (partial villous atrophy).

Gluten-Free Easter Foods
If you're eating gluten-free this Easter, here's a list of traditional foods and how to get them (or make them) gluten-free.

Gluten-Free Frozen Pizza
Gluten-free pizza lovers rejoice: You can now find gluten-free frozen pizza in a wide variety of flavors and crusts.

Hodgson Mill Gluten-Free Buckwheat Pancake Recipe
This easy recipe for gluten free buckwheat pancakes is from Hodgson Mill. Get yourself a box of buckwheat flour and try this recipe!

Gluten Free Challah Sources and Recipes
If you're Jewish and you follow the gluten-free diet, you need gluten-free challah. Here are sources of ready-made challah plus links to recipes.

Gluten-Free Casein Free for Milk Allergy - Gluten Free and Milk-Casein-Dairy Free
Many people must be both gluten-free and casein/dairy-free, whether for milk allergy, autism, or another reason. These publications can help.

Gluten-Free Casein Free for Milk Allergy - Gluten Free and Milk-Casein-Dairy Free
Many people must be both gluten-free and casein/dairy-free, whether for milk allergy, autism, or another reason. These gluten-free casein/dairy-free websites can help.

Do I Need Gluten-Free Makeup?
Do you need gluten-free makeup if you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity? Learn the risks of using these products, and how to protect yourself.

Do You REALLY Need Gluten-Free Shampoo? I Say Yes
Some people say you don't need gluten-free shampoo if you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity. Here's why I believe they're absolutely wrong.

Gluten-Free Diet Failing Due to Cross-Reactive Foods?
If you're gluten-free but not feeling better, it's tempting to believe reactions to other foods are to blame. Here's why that's probably not true.

Can Stress Trigger Celiac Disease?
Can stress help to trigger celiac disease? Many people think stressful life events can lead to celiac, and some recent research backs that up.

Dunkin Donuts Gluten-Free List
What can you eat at Dunkin' Donuts if you follow the gluten-free diet? Doughnuts are out, but some coffee drinks may be safe. Here are the details.

Dapsone for Dermatitis Herpetiformis - Does It Work?
If you're going gluten-free as a result of a dermatitis herpetiformis diagnosis, the skin medication dapsone can offer relief as you start your diet.

Celiac Disease Can Impact Your Sexuality - Here's How
Celiac disease can affect your interest in sex and your sexual satisfaction. Here's what you need to know about celiac disease and sexuality.

What You Need to Know on FDA's Gluten-Free Label Rules
Here's what the Food and Drug Administration's official definition for

Interview with Dr. Rodney Ford About Gluten Sensitivity
Dr. Rodney Ford has one goal: zero gluten worldwide. And he thinks it's achievable. Read the interview and see how he thinks it might happen.

Can You Prevent Celiac Disease?
Learn whether it's possible to prevent celiac disease from developing in both children and adults who are predisposed to the condition.

Does Charcoal Contain Gluten?
Believe it or not, some brands of charcoal briquettes may contain wheat (and therefore gluten). Here's what you need to know.

Celiac Disease and Metabolic Syndrome
What does having celiac disease mean for your risk of metabolic syndrome, a condition that raises your risk for heart disease, stroke and diabetes?

Can Probiotics Help Celiac Disease Symptoms?
Some very preliminary evidence indicates probiotics could be helpful in managing celiac disease symptoms.

Can Someone with Celiac Disease Donate Blood?
You can donate blood if you have celiac disease, as long as you pass the other screening tests. But for some celiacs, low hemoglobin may be a problem.

Can There Be Gluten in Your Breast Milk?
Yes, your breast milk can have gluten in it ... and a surprisingly large amount sometimes, too. Learn when to go gluten-free for your baby's sake.

Celiac Disease Risk in Relatives
If you have a relative with celiac disease, you're also at risk for having the condition. But how high is your real risk? The answer may surprise you.

Can I Have Celiac Disease and Constipation?
Can you have celiac disease if your main symptom is constipation, not diarrhea? The answer is yes, absolutely. Here's what you need to know.

Celiac Disease Diagnosis with Capsule Endoscopy
Some medical centers are using capsule endoscopy to diagnose celiac disease. Here's what you need to know.

Celiac Disease Genetic Testing
Are you at risk for celiac disease? Your genes can tell you -- if you carry one of these two genes, you may be susceptible.

Can Pregnancy Trigger Celiac Disease?
Can pregnancy trigger celiac disease? Some research -- and many anecdotal reports -- suggest it may play a role.

Can There Be Gluten in a Man's Semen?
There hasn't been any research on this, but one expert says gluten can't get into semen. But there are other ways to get glutened during oral sex.

Can You Get Glutened by Kissing Someone?
Yes, sadly, you can get glutened by kissing someone. Learn what you and your kissing partner will need to do to avoid giving you a bad reaction.

Celiac Disease, Gluten Sensitivity and Chronic Migraine
People with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity have a higher-than-average risk of headaches and migraines. Can a gluten-free diet stop your pain?

Can My Dermatitis Herpetiformis Go Into Remission?
Can my itchy gluten rash go into remission? Or do I have to eat gluten-free forever to treat it?

Celiac Disease Linked to Endometriosis, Painful Periods
Endometriosis may occur much more often in women with celiac disease. Menstrual pain is common, too. Learn whether the gluten-free diet helps.

Celiac Disease: When Will Your Small Intestine Recover?
How long will it take for my small intestine to recover from celiac disease? The answer is: It depends on your age and your condition at diagnosis.

Can Celiac Disease Cause Skipped Periods?
Can celiac disease cause you to skip your period repeatedly, or could it make your period very light or irregular? In some cases, the answer is yes.

Can Celiac Disease Cause Early Menopause?
Celiac disease - especially undiagnosed celiac disease - is linked to very early menopause. It's also linked to worse symptoms like hot flashes.

Celiac Disease Symptoms in Infants and Toddlers
Celiac disease symptoms in infants and toddlers can be subtle and easy to miss. Here's what you should look for.

Celiac Disease and Cancer
If you have celiac disease, you may have a higher risk for some cancers ... plus a lower risk for other forms of cancer.

Celiac Disease and Breast Cancer - Is There A Relationship?
Does celiac disease increase or lower your chances of getting breast cancer? You may be surprised at the answer. Here's what the research shows.

Celiac Disease and Colon Cancer Risk
How does a diagnosis of celiac disease affect your colon cancer risk? Here's what you need to know.

Gluten Free Super Bowl Party Food
Lots of great menu ideas for an informal gluten free party, whether you like to cook or you just want to open some packages and jars.

Gluten-Free Easter Basket
Here's everything you need to create the perfect gluten-free Easter basket to give to the gluten-free child in your life.

Best Weight-Loss Programs When You're Gluten-Free
Looking for a gluten-free-friendly weight loss program? These three diet plans could be just the boost you need to shed some pounds.

Atkins Diet Products Gluten-Free List-Updated Jan. 2016
The Atkins diet is particularly gluten-free-friendly, but unfortunately most Atkins diet products - shakes, bars and meals - are not gluten-free.

Are Maltodextrin and Dextrin Gluten-Free?
Maltodextrin and dextrin can be made from wheat, which makes them unsafe if you're gluten-free. Learn when you have to beware of these ingredients.

Hair Loss Linked to Celiac Disease
Unusual hair loss - beyond normal aging-related baldness - may be linked to celiac disease. Could going gluten-free lead your hair to grow back?

Why Anemia and Celiac Disease Are Often Found Together
Many people with celiac disease have anemia, especially when they're first diagnosed. Learn why this occurs, and how you can treat the problem.

ADA and Celiac Disease
Learn whether celiac disease and gluten sensitivity are covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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Is Whiskey Gluten-Free? (Plus 1 Whiskey Made from Corn)
Is whiskey gluten-free? Find out if you can safely include whiskey drinks on your gluten-free diet, and what to do if you're very sensitive to gluten.

What Is Refractory Celiac Disease?
People with refractory celiac disease don't heal on the gluten-free diet. Learn about this very rare condition and your treatment options.

Still Have Symptoms on Your Gluten-Free Diet?
Many people continue to have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity symptoms even though they're carefully following the gluten-free diet - here's why.

Gluten-Free Grains
Wondering what grains are gluten-free and which ones aren't safe on the gluten-free diet? Here's more information on gluten-free grains.

Gluten-Free Pasta
There are many different choices for gluten-free pasta these days. Here's what's available.

When Is Celiac Disease Awareness Month?
When do we celebrate Celiac Disease Awareness Month in the U.S. and other countries? What should you expect as part of the celebration?

What to Expect If You're Gluten-Free and Have Diabetes
Following both the gluten-free diet and the diabetes diet can be challenging. Here's what to expect and how to manage any swings in your blood sugar.

What Are Intestinal Villi, and What Do They Do?
Your tiny intestinal villi, located in your small intestine, absorb nutrients from the food you eat and move those nutrients into your blood stream.

Gluten Allergy Definition
The term

What Are Autoantibodies?
Learn what autoantibodies are and how they can affect your health care, especially if you have symptoms of an autoimmune disease.

What Is Lactase?
People who don’t make enough of the digestive enzyme lactase get cramps and diarrhea when they eat milk products. This is common in celiac disease.

What Is Gluten Intolerance?
Gluten intolerance has been used to describe both celiac disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity, but the term is falling out of favor.

Will A Pill Made of Egg Yolks Allow You to Eat Gluten?
Will an egg yolk-based pill allow people with celiac and gluten sensitivity to eat regular pizza and beer with impunity? Don't bet on it.

Why Is Fiber So Important in Your Diet?
You know you're supposed to get lots of fiber in your diet, but do you know why? There are several good reasons, including one you may not have heard.

Study: Gluten Causes Leaky Gut in Everyone
Everyone - celiac, gluten-sensitive or not - gets a leakier gut when they consume gluten, a study suggests. But it's not clear what the findings mean.


What Causes Celiac Disease?
What actually causes celiac disease? Your genes play a role, but there are several other factors involved.

Gluten-Free Potato Kugel Recipe - How To Make Gluten-Free Potato Kugel
This recipe for gluten-free potato kugel (potato pudding) comes from Susie Fishbein's cookbook, Passover by Design: Picture Perfect Kosher by Design Recipes for the Holiday, published in 2008 by ArtScroll Mesorah Publications.

Gluten-Free Flours - Wheat-Free Flour - Gluten-Free Flour
Here's a place to start learning about gluten-free alternatives to wheat flours.

Restaurant Gift Cards - Gluten-Free Restaurant Gift Cards
Gluten-free restaurant gift cards make great gifts for people with celiac disease. All the restaurants on these pages offer gluten-free food (and some have special menus), so gift cards would be great gifts for your gluten-free friends or relatives.

Restaurant Gift Cards - Gluten-Free Restaurant Gift Cards
Gluten-free restaurant gift cards make great gifts for people with celiac disease. All the restaurants on these pages offer gluten-free food (and some have special menus), so gift cards would be great gifts for your gluten-free friends or relatives.

Restaurant Gift Cards - Gluten-Free Restaurant Gift Cards
Gluten-free restaurant gift cards make great gifts for people with celiac disease. All the restaurants on these pages offer gluten-free food (and some have special menus), so gift cards would be great gifts for your gluten-free friends or relatives.

Cooking with Gluten-Free Beer - Recipes for Cooking with Gluten-Free Beer
Ten recipes for cooking with gluten-free beer: marinades, dinner rolls, cheese spread, beer soup, and more.

Gluten Free City Blogs - Celiac Blogs
Links to gluten free blogs that focus on specific geographic regions: New York, London, Raleigh, Chicago, Toronto, and more.

Celiac Disease Blogs - Gluten Free Blogs
Here are links to some of the best celiac disease and gluten-free cooking blogs on the internet.

Gluten Free Chinese Recipes - Gluten Free Chinese Food
Gluten-free Chinese recipes - appetizers, main course, dessert - for every day, holidays and the Chinese New year.

Celiac Disease and Gluten-Free Diet Resources - Help With Celiac Disease And The Gluten-Free Diet
A wealth of resources are available to help with celiac disease and the gluten-free diet: medical centers and researchers specializing in celiac disease; national and international organizations, associations, and support groups; blogs, books, magazines, and newsletters for celiacs, and other Web resources.

Daily Life with Celiac Disease - Gluten-Free Living
For celiac patients and their families: tips for making life easier and the gluten-free diet more pleasant.

Daily Life with Celiac Disease - Gluten-Free Living
For celiac patients and their families: tips for making life easier and the gluten-free diet more pleasant.