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Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Gluten-Free Candy List by Brand
Here are lists of gluten-free candy as of February 2014, along with links to manufacturers with gluten-free lists.
Is Oatmeal Safe on a Gluten-Free Diet?
Is oatmeal gluten-free or does it contain gluten? The answer is actually pretty complicated.
The 9 Signs You May Have a Gluten Allergy
These nine signs might indicate you have a gluten allergy.
Gluten-Free Vodka List, Updated July 2013
Can't drink vodka made from gluten grains? These vodka brands, made from corn, potatoes and grapes, may work for you.
Can You Eat Rice on a Gluten Free Diet?
Is rice gluten-free or does rice contain gluten? Packaged rice you can buy in the grocery store is almost always gluten-free, but there are some exceptions.
The Ultimate List of Gluten Free Foods
I take you aisle by aisle through the grocery store to explain exactly which foods are gluten-free, and which are not.
Celiac Disease Symptoms You Might Not Know About
Celiac disease symptoms include diarrhea and abdominal pain, but also include non-digestive conditions such as depression, anemia, skin rashes and infertility.
Watch Out For These Gluten Sensitivity Symptoms
Gluten sensitivity symptoms can include digestive and neurological complaints such as diarrhea and headaches.
Know These Symptoms of a Gluten Allergy
What are the symptoms of a gluten allergy? It depends which kind you have. This checklist can help you figure it out.
Gluten-Free Foods: What Options are Available...
It's still possible to eat in a chain fast food restaurant, even if you're gluten-free. Find out which fast food chains have gluten-free options.
Which Chocolate Bars are Gluten Free?
Here's a list of gluten-free chocolate bars, along with information on which chocolate bars contain gluten.
Can I Eat Potatoes on a Gluten-Free Diet?
Are potatoes gluten-free or do potatoes contain gluten? It depends on the recipe and the other ingredients.
9 Steps to Going Gluten-Free
Want to go gluten-free, but don't know how to start? Here are nine steps to help you ditch gluten and get healthy.
The Itchiest Side Effect of Gluten Intolerance
Sometimes referred to as a gluten rash or a celiac disease rash, dermatitis herpetiformis is an itchy and painful skin disease caused by an autoimmune reaction to gluten.
Which Brands of Ham Are Safe When You're...
Some brands of ham are considered safe on the gluten-free diet, while others are not. Here's the list as of April 2014.
What Does Gluten Rash Look Like?
Are you wondering if your itchy skin rash could be dermatitis herpetiformis? Use these dermatitis herpetiformis photos to see if your rash might match up.
Gluten-Free Hot Cross Bun Recipes
Looking for recipes for gluten-free hot cross buns to enjoy this Easter? Here are five recipes you can try.
Gone Gluten-Free? How to Find Safe Ice Cream at...
Looking for gluten-free ice cream at the store? Here's what you need to know to find safe flavors from national brands.
Celiac Disease: A Gluten-Free Shopping List
When you go shopping, take along this list of gluten free food. All items on this list are available in gluten-free forms.
What Terms on a Food Label Really Mean 'Gluten'?
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Is it Gluten Sensitivity or Celiac Disease?
If you react to gluten but don't have celiac disease, you may have gluten sensitivity. Here's what we know about this condition.
Are You Gluten-Free? The Types of Alcohol That...
There's plenty of gluten free alcoholic beverages available for people with celiac disease and gluten intolerance, even if you can't tolerate grain-based liquor.
Does Barley Contain Gluten?
Is barley safe on the gluten-free diet? What about products made with barley? Learn the basics here.
Which Starbucks Products are Gluten-Free?
Which Starbucks products are considered gluten-free, and which have gluten? (Updated March 2014)
Does Whiskey Contain Gluten?
Is whiskey gluten-free? Find out how you can safely include whiskey drinks on your gluten-free diet.
Get the Scoop on Gluten-Free Cereals
Looking for gluten-free cereals? Here's a wide selection to choose from, including lists of kids' cereals, hot cereals, cold options and granola cereals.
Create a Gluten-Free Easter Basket
Here's everything you need to create a gluten-free Easter basket to give to the gluten-free child in your life.
Celiac Disease Symptoms in Women
Symptoms of celiac disease in women frequently include reproductive problems such as infertility and missing menstrual periods, but may not include digestive issues.
Common Food You Thought Was Gluten-Free
Is cheese gluten-free, or does cheese contain gluten? Cheese is usually, but not always, safe on the gluten-free diet.
13 Gluten-Free Beer Options
Following a gluten-free diet doesn't mean you need to give up good beer. Here are more than a dozen gluten-free beer brands.
What's Involved in Switching to a Gluten-Free...
If you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, you need to follow a gluten-free diet. Find out exactly what that means.
Is vinegar gluten-free?
Is vinegar gluten-free? Learn which kinds of vinegar you should include on your gluten-free diet ... and which you may want to avoid.
8 Tips for Baking with Gluten-Free Flour
Gluten gives important properties to regular dough, so you can't just eliminate it from a recipe without somehow compensating for it. Here are some basics about flour and gluten, to help you understand how to substitute gluten-free flours for wheat flour.
Is Wine Considered Gluten-Free?
Is wine gluten-free and suitable for a gluten-free diet? If you have celiac disease or gluten intolerance, find out whether you can include wine on your gluten-free diet.
Where Can You Find Gluten-Free Matzo for...
Wondering where to find gluten-free matzo for Passover in 2014? Here's the list of what gluten-free matzo products are available.
Chocolate: Is it Really Gluten-Free?
Is chocolate gluten-free or does it contain gluten? The answer - it depends on the chocolate.
The Best Gluten-Free Bread Brands You Can Buy
If you want to buy gluten-free bread, you can find a wide variety of different brands in grocery stores and online.
Learn to Make Delicious Gluten-Free Buckwheat...
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 Sodas: Which Ones are Safe?
Which brands of soda are gluten-free, and which are not?
Can You Drink Vodka If You're Gluten-Free? What...
Is vodka gluten-free? Find out what types of vodka will suit your gluten-free diet.
Gluten-Free Mayonnaise, Updated May 2013
When it comes to eating gluten-free, not all mayonnaise brands are created equal. Here's what's safe (and what may not be).
How is Celiac Disease Diagnosed?
Did your doctor order the correct blood tests to diagnose celiac disease? Here's a list of the five celiac blood tests that are commonly ordered, plus additional blood tests that you may need.
Looking for Gluten-Free Potato Chips? You've...
What potato chips are gluten-free? Here's a list of gluten-free potato chips, updated January 2014.
Is Soy Safe for a Gluten-Free Diet?
Is soy gluten-free, or does soy have gluten? Learn what soy products are safe (and what's not) on the gluten-free diet.
A List of Gluten-Free Hot Dog Manufacturers
Wondering which brands of hot dogs are gluten-free? Here's a comprehensive list of what's safe and what's not.
7 Common Questions about Gluten and Grains
Answers to the seven most common questions about gluten and grains, including: What is gluten? Which grains contain gluten? Is spelt gluten-free? Is buckwheat gluten-free? Are oats gluten free?
Gluten-Free Salad Dressing, Updated June 2013
Looking for gluten-free salad dressing? Here's what's safe and what's not, as of June 2013.
The Places You Can Find Gluten-Free French Fries
If you want frozen fries at home or safe fries in a restaurant, this will tell you which french fries are gluten-free.
5 Tips for Successful Weight Loss by Going...
Wondering how to use the gluten-free diet to lose weight? Here are five tips for gluten-free weight loss success.
What Exactly Is Celiac Disease?
What is celiac disease? Learn what causes celiac disease, how to get diagnosed, and how to treat this common -- and under-recognized -- condition.
Cheers! Here are 6 Great Gluten-Free Alternativ...
Not wild about gluten-free beer? Here are some gluten-free alternatives to beer, including ciders and other bottled drinks.
Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity: How Safe...
Are wheat grass and barley grass gluten-free? Learn if you can safely take supplements with wheat grass and barley grass if you have celiac disease or gluten intolerance.
What Is Gluten and Why Is it so Hard to Avoid?
What is gluten? Why is it so difficult to avoid when you're following a gluten-free diet?
Is Rye a Safe Option for a Gluten-Free Diet?
Is rye gluten-free? What about rye bread or rye whiskey? Learn what's safe (and what's not) on the gluten-free diet.
Is quinoa gluten-free?
Is quinoa gluten-free? Yes, pure quinoa is safe on the gluten-free diet, but not all products that contain quinoa are gluten-free. Here's what you need to know.
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Looking for gluten-free yogurt? Here's a list of brands with the straight scoop on what's safe on the gluten-free diet.
Which Foods Contain Gluten?
What foods contain gluten? If you're planning to follow a gluten-free diet, you'll need to know the answer.
Are Corn Flakes Gluten-Free?
Corn itself contains no gluten, but not every brand of corn flakes is gluten-free. Learn what's safe on the gluten-free diet.
How Safe is Corn for a Gluten-Free Diet?
Is corn gluten-free? Learn what types of corn are safe on a diet for celiac disease or gluten intolerance.
Where to Find Gluten-Free Tortilla Chips
Looking for gluten-free tortilla chips? Here's a list of what products are available as of January 2014.
On a Gluten-Free Diet? What You Should Know...
Is cornstarch gluten-free or does it contain gluten? It depends on the brand -- some are safe (and some are not) on the gluten-free diet.
Is couscous safe to include when you're...
Learn whether you can safely include couscous on your gluten-free diet, and where you can find gluten-free couscous.
How Do Doctors Test for Celiac Disease?
There's no one test for celiac disease -- diagnosis involves blood tests and then a biopsy of your small intestine. Here's what you need to know.
You Actually Can Eat Cereal On a Gluten-Free Diet
Looking for a gluten-free cold cereal? Both mainstream and specialty gluten-free manufacturers offer many options.
Learn to Substitute Corn Starch for Flour in...
Instead of using flour to thicken soups, sauces, pies, etc., you can easily substitute corn starch for flour and get great results.
Which Chewing Gum Brands and Flavors Are...
If you follow the gluten-free diet and you like to chew gum, you need gluten-free gum. Here's what's available.
Are There Side Effects to a Gluten-Free Diet?
Side effects of the gluten-free diet can include changes in your weight and potentially a huge increase in your sensitivity to gluten.
Celiac Disease: The Wide Range of Symptoms That...
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Does Gin Contain Gluten?
Is gin gluten-free? Find out whether you can safely add gin to your gluten-free diet.
Do You Have IBS or a Gluten Sensitivity?
The symptoms of celiac disease, gluten sensitivity and irritable bowel syndrome are very similar. Which do you have?
Top 9 Hidden Sources of Gluten
What are the top nine foods, products and situations that can trip you up when you're starting the gluten-free diet?
The 7 Best Gluten-Free Soy Sauces
If you're looking for gluten-free soy sauce, here's a list of the brands available.
Can You Eat Marshmallows on a Gluten-Free Diet?
Learn which brands of marshmallows are gluten-free.
How to Order Gluten-Free at a Chinese Restaurant
Figuring out how to find gluten-free food in Chinese restaurants can be tricky, but our tips will help you stay safe.
Gluten-Free Sausage, as of February 2013
Looking for gluten-free sausage for breakfast or dinner? Here's what's safe (and what's not) as of February 2013.
Accidental Gluten Exposure? 5 Tips to Get Relief
Eating gluten accidentally can cause nasty symptoms when you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity. Here's five steps you can take to cope.
What Does Getting 'Glutened' Feel Like?
: What does it feel like when you get glutened? : Everyone's symptoms are different when they " get glutened
Is Maltodextrin Safe for a Gluten-Free Diet?
Whether maltodextrin and dextrin are gluten free depends on what kind of starch they came from. In the U.S., maltodextrin is usually made from corn. In Europe it is usually made from wheat.
Skin Conditions that Might Be a Sign of Celiac...
Celiac disease can be associated with a wide variety of different skin conditions, especially dermatitis herpetiformis but also including eczema, psoriasis, alopecia areata and even acne. Learn if your skin symptoms actually could be celiac disease symptoms.
Is That Coffee You're Drinking Gluten-Free?
Is coffee gluten-free, or does coffee contain gluten? It depends -- here's what you need to know.
Is farro gluten-free? Find out if you can...
Is farro gluten-free? Learn whether you can include foods with farro on your gluten-free diet.
Could Gluten Be a Cause of 'Brain Fog'?
Feel like your brain operates in a fog when you accidentally ingest gluten? You're not alone.
Gluten-Free? Be Sure to Avoid Spelt
Spelt is a species of wheat. Spelt is not gluten-free. Spelt and spelt flour are not safe for people with celiac disease or anyone else on a gluten-free diet.
How Much Gluten Will Make Me Sick?
How much gluten can make me sick if I have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity?
Gluten Sensitivity vs. Celiac Disease: What's...
What's the difference between gluten sensitivity and celiac disease?
Is Gluten-Free Liquor a Real Thing?
Is rum gluten-free? Find out whether you can include rum on your gluten-free diet.
Are Eggs Always Considered Gluten-Free?
Are eggs gluten-free or do eggs sometimes contain gluten? Here's how to stay safe with eggs on the gluten-free diet.
A Gluten-Free Diet May Help Improve Your...
If you have celiac disease, it's common for you also to suffer from joint pain. The pain in your hips, knees, wrists and shoulders can be debilitating at times. Can a gluten-free diet help improve your joint pain?
Gluten-Free Bacon, as of February 2013
Many brands of bacon are considered safe on the gluten-free diet. Here's what's available, as of February 2013.
Several Tests That May Provide Clues on Whether...
There are several possible tests for gluten sensitivity diagnosis, including two blood tests and a stool test.
5 Kinds 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 Mustard
Many mustard brands are gluten-free. Here's what's safe (and what's not) to put on your hot dog.
A List of Celiac-Friendly Restaurant Directories
These directories provide lists of gluten-free restaurants. While by no means exhaustive, the lists can help you find restaurants in your neighborhood that offer gluten-free menus.
What's the difference between a wheat allergy...
What's the difference between a wheat allergy and a gluten allergy?
Help! If I'm Eating Gluten-Free, Why am I Still...
You're eating completely gluten-free, but you still have gluten symptoms indicating your food has some gluten contamination. What you need to know about gluten symptoms and getting glutened by gluten-free food.
Are Celiac Disease Symptoms Different in Men?
Learn which celiac disease symptoms affect men most frequently.
Can a Gluten-Free Diet Help You Lose Weight?
Can the gluten-free diet help you lose weight? Although it's controversial, there is some evidence that it can.
Is tequila gluten-free?
Is tequila gluten-free? Find out whether you can include drinks made with tequila on your gluten-free diet.
What Is Gluten Ataxia?
Gluten ataxia involves progressive balance problems caused by a reaction to the protein gluten. Here's what you need to know.
Are Hershey's kisses gluten-free?
Are Hershey's kisses gluten-free? Some are, but most are not. Learn which ones are safe on the gluten-free diet.
17 Popular Chain Restaurants with Gluten-Free...
If you want to enjoy a gluten-free meal out, these 17 casual dining restaurants all feature gluten-free menus.
Gluten-Related Neurological Symptoms and...
Neurological problems related to gluten range from migraine to peripheral neuropathy, and include multiple serious conditions.
Should People with Celiac Disease Worry About...
Should I worry about gluten in toothpaste? Find out which manufacturers make gluten-free toothpaste.
Gluten-Free Ketchup
Is ketchup gluten-free? It depends on the brand. Learn which ones are safe on the gluten-free diet.
Can Going Gluten-Free Help in the Treatment of...
Can following a gluten-free diet help you manage your eczema?
Gluten-Free Juice
Which brands of bottled juices are gluten-free, and which are not? Updated March 2014.
Buying Kellogg's Gluten-Free Rice Krispies
Excited that Kellogg's has come out with gluten-free Rice Krispies? Just make sure to leave the store with the right box. Here's how to know if the cereal you're buying is really gluten-free.
Is sugar gluten-free?
Most sugar is gluten-free, but there are still some sugar brands that call for caution on the gluten-free diet.
Gluten-Free iPhone Apps to Help You Shop, Eat Out
Here's a list of iPhone apps that can help you buy gluten-free food, plan gluten-free meals and find restaurants with gluten-free menus.
Gluten-Free Frozen Yogurt
Frozen yogurt shops are popping up everywhere, and fro-yo is the go-to snack these days. Which ones are gluten-free?
Dining Gluten-Free at Ethnic Restaurants
Want to dine out gluten-free at an ethnic restaurant? Here's what you need to know about gluten-free dining at Thai, Indian, Japanese, Italian and Chinese restaurants.
A List of Safe (and Unsafe) Grains for Your...
Safe (gluten-free) grains and grains to avoid on a celiac disease diet, in table form, to print out and take to the grocery store with you.
Gluten and Neuropathy
Celiac disease and gluten sensitivity both are linked to peripheral neuropathy, or nerve problems. Learn more.
Gluten-Free Breakfast Ideas
A healthy gluten-free breakfast will contain some protein and some fiber. Here are some sources of protein and fiber to mix and match for a gluten-free breakfast, along with some gluten-free recipes.
Is Buckwheat Safe for a Gluten-Free Diet?
Despite its name, buckwheat is not wheat. It’s gluten-free, and it’s safe for people with celiac disease. Buckwheat and wheat are from completely different botanical families. Buckwheat seeds are technically the fruit of the Fagopyrum esculentum plant.
Is bourbon gluten-free?
Is bourbon gluten-free? Find out whether bourbon drinks will suit your gluten-free diet.
Gluten In Shampoo, Conditioner and Other Hair...
Looking for gluten-free shampoo? Here's what you need to know about identifying and avoiding gluten in shampoo and other hair products.
Which teas contain gluten, and which are safe...
Is tea gluten-free, or does tea contain gluten? It is possible for tea to have gluten. Here are the details.
How soon will I feel better once I start the...
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.
Are Your GERD Symptoms Caused by Gluten?
Are your gastroesophageal reflux disease -- or GERD -- symptoms caused by gluten? Learn about the link.
Already gluten-free? To get a celiac diagnosis,...
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.
How to Protect Yourself from Hidden Gluten in...
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.
Gluten-Free Ice Cream Parlors
Planning to go out for ice cream? Here's what you need to know to visit an ice cream parlor if you eat gluten-free.
High Fiber Foods for Gluten-Free Diets
Most ready-made high-fiber foods contain gluten. Not surprisingly, people on a gluten-free diet tend to eat inadequate amounts of fiber. Here's how to add naturally gluten-free high-fiber foods to your diet.
Is flour gluten-free, or does flour contain...
Is flour gluten-free, or does flour contain gluten? The answer depends on the type of flour.
Gluten and ADHD
Celiac disease or gluten intolerance appears to cause ADHD symptoms in some children and adults. Could a gluten-free diet help you or your child manage your attention problems?
Gluten-Free Spices, Updated July 2013
Your spices should be gluten-free too if you follow the gluten-free diet. Here's what brands are safe (and which are not).
Can digestive enzymes save you from the...
Can digestive enzymes save you from the symptoms of gluten exposure if you have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity? Learn the facts behind digestive enzymes for gluten.
Complications Of Untreated Celiac Disease
The National Institutes of Health warns of the following complications of celiac disease in patients who do not follow the gluten-free diet.
Gluten-Free Sports Drinks
Which brands of bottled sports drinks are gluten-free, and which are not?
Gluten-Free Passover Recipes
Passover is hazardous for celiacs because matzoh contains gluten. For a celiac-friendly seder, here's a round-up of gluten-free Passover recipes, including recipes for oat matzo.
Gluten-Free Pizza Restaurants
Looking for a great gluten-free pizza restaurant? Multiple national and regional restaurant chains offer gluten-free pizza.
Gluten-Free Salsa, as of January 2013
Which brands of salsa are gluten-free? Here's the list, updated as of January 2013.
Gluten-free beans - which brands are safe...
Are beans gluten-free? Learn whether you should include beans on your gluten-free diet, and where to find the safest products.
Is it the stomach flu, is it food poisoning, or...
Is it the stomach flu, is it food poisoning, or did you get glutened? Here's how to tell the difference.
Is orzo safe to include when you're following...
Can you eat orzo when you're following the gluten-free diet?
Gluten and Sleep
Gluten is associated with sleep problems in people who have celiac disease, and possibly in those who have gluten sensitivity.
Five Interesting Gluten-Free Grains
Looking for interesting grains to try while eating gluten-free? These five grains offer potential for a variety of different dishes.
Are Gluten and Depression Related?
Gluten can cause depression in people with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity.
Gluten Cross-Contamination
Gluten cross-contamination - enough to make you sick - can occur in many different places. Here's a list to help you avoid the problem.
The Process for Getting a Celiac Disease...
You'll need to have more than one celiac disease test, because a celiac disease diagnosis is made with a combination of blood tests and small intestine endoscopy.
Gluten Ataxia Symptoms
Gluten ataxia symptoms include problems with your gait and balance, plus tingling in your extremities.
Anemia and Celiac Disease
Anemia is a very common symptom of celiac disease. Why do anemia and celiac disease so often appear together? First, let’s review some basics about anemia.
Villous Atrophy
Villous atrophy refers to the erosion of the tiny villi in the intestines that help you absorb nutrients.
Oats and the Gluten-Free Diet
Are gluten-free oats safe for people with celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis? Most celiac organizations and medical centers say small amounts of gluten-free oats are probably safe.
Celiac Disease and Liver Diseases
It's common for people with celiac disease to have signs of liver disease, including fatty liver disease, autoimmune liver conditions and even severe liver failure.
It's tough to find gluten-free veggie burgers -...
It's challenging to find gluten-free veggie burgers, but I've identified several (including vegan options) to try.
Gluten-Free Restaurant Cards
Gluten-free restaurant cards can be given to waiters to help explain the gluten-free diet. Here's where to get them, in many different languages.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome or Celiac Disease:...
Because irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and celiac disease share so many similarities, researchers recommend that everyone with IBS be tested for celiac disease as well.
I can't eat gluten. Can I safely include oats...
I can't eat gluten. Can I safely include oats in my gluten-free diet?

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