Written by Tricia Thompson, MS, RD
The answer is yes the vast majority of the time. Three years of testing data on foods making gluten-free claims was recently published (Thompson T, Simpson S. A comparison of gluten levels in labeled gluten-free and certified gluten-free foods sold in the United States. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition advance online publication, 1 October 2014). Continue reading
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We are super excited that our friend and contributor, cookbook author Ricki Heller has released her new cookbook, Living Candida Free: 100 Recipes and a 3-Phase Program to Restore Your Health and Vitality! Be sure to enter the giveaway below for your chance to win a free copy!
Although we have been aware of the numerous benefits of fish oil which happens to be naturally gluten-free, grain-free and Paleo (many of us were give cod liver oil as kids), our team has never been particularly big fans of it. Any perhaps that’s why — our memories of fish oil from childhood are, well, fishy! The fish oils of 10, 20 or 30 years ago had an unappealing odor and taste. And after we had our spoonful, we’d burp up that taste for the remainder of our day. Sound familiar? Continue reading
Despite the growing awareness of celiac disease, gluten sensitivity or the desire or need for a paleo diet, no one can be guaranteed safe gluten-free and grain-free food options in hospitals. This fact makes it necessary to take certain precautions and make special arrangements when planning your hospital stay. With planning and clear communication with hospital staff, your stay should go smoothly. Continue reading
Now here’s an interesting gluten-free find that just entered the market this new year. Recently, my family and I tasted (with delight!) Norene Gilletz’s delicious new gluten-free potato product from her very first food line!
On January 13, 2015, Lisa Cantkier, founder of GlutenFreeFind.com was presented with the City of Vaughan (Ontario) Civic Hero Award for Ward 4 by Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua and City Council at Vaughan City Hall. The Award was presented to Lisa for helping to raise awareness of celiac disease and food allergies. Continue reading
The GlutenFreeFind.com Team would like to wish our friends, fans and followers a joyous, bright and delicious holiday season and New Year!
For delicious, nutritious, gluten-free recipes, click: http://glutenfreefind.com/recipes/ Continue reading
We interviewed Ari Hershberg, Event Producer at the Victoria Health, Wellness and Sustainability Festival. Read our interview to find out about his event, coming to Victoria, British Columbia in February 2014. Continue reading