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My ‘Free From’ Story

I can’t say when the symptoms started: I’ve always battled with my weight, toilet habits (apologies if TMI, but us Coeliacs tend to over-share in that department) and would often sit chewing and struggling with my food, for ages, as a child. 860 more words

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It was very foggy with some frost this morning, but once it cleared it has been sunny and more like a Spring day; I suspect the temperature will drop again this evening. 96 more words


What it's Actually like to be gluten free.

So you’re a coeliac, have a gluten allergy, or seriously ill from it. Or you’re reading this because you want to understand your friend/spouse/family member. Read on, because this posts for you. 347 more words

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New video: Advice for going gluten free

I see a lot of newly diagnosed coeliacs, or newly gluten free, asking the same sorts of questions on facebook support groups. There’s so much conflicting information everywhere and I imagine it must be hard to sift through or even know where to start. 30 more words

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Bristol Coeliac UK Local Support Group

If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you’ll be aware that I have spent a number of years trying to reinstate the Bristol Coeliac UK Local Support Group (the original post from 2014 can be found… 243 more words

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Being a Coeliac - whats it like where you are?

Where do I start? I was diagnosed as a Coeliac late in life(2013 to be precise at the age of 57). At the time, it was a bit overwhelming for me and my family. 377 more words