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Growing Up with a Gluten Intolerance... UOENO

Hi! My name is Maya. I’m a 23-year-old Williams College graduate, a proud Jamaican, and… I’m gluten free. And, before you ask, no, I’m not trying to lose weight and I’m not following some yuppie… 543 more words

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Quinoa for Breakfast!

Many of my friends tell me they just do not know how to cook with Quinoa. This is a great source of protein and very versatile. 106 more words

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Heal: My Story

“What actually appears to be dark and scary might actually be full of light”

Amber Valletta

Carrying on with my series Heal,  I thought I should share my story. 1,888 more words

5 Things People With Celiac Disease Need You to Understand

One of the things I struggle with since being diagnosed with celiac disease is explaining my diet needs to others. Even after twelve years I hear myself apologizing for being a pain and having to request gluten-free food options. 461 more words


glutenfreedoubletalk reblogged this on Gluten-free double talk and commented:

Monica says: Since someone was very insensitive to my having celiac disease over the holiday, I feel like the following post are MY thoughts in a nutshell! Thanks, "Love Sorghum!"

What Happens When I Eat Gluten if I Have Celiac?

A side effect from continuing to ingest Gluten when you have Celiac is Malabsorption, Gluten containing foods have been linked to a condition known as “leaky gut syndrome.” 137 more words

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What is a Gluten Free Diet and Who Needs it?

A gluten free diet is one that does not include products or foods that contain

protein known as Gluten and is medically necessary for individuals diagnosed with Celiac Disease. 150 more words

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