Tagged: Food

How a Gluten Free Diet Could Make You Fat

Specialist Gluten Free Food Is Packed With Sugar and Calories For many people following a gluten free lifestyle is essential to staying healthy as they are fully diagnosed with Coeliac Disease, however some people choose to follow the diet as they believe they have an intolerance. Whatever the reason, experts now warn that the gluten free food is packed with...

No.G Gluten-free brand goes from strength to strength and secures Asda deal

Another small UK independent manufacturer that has made it in to the mainstream suppliers, well done to NoG who have got their pies stocked in Asda, Sainsbury’s and Ocado. The deal to supply six products to Asda has doubled the output at the Nottingham-based Riverside Bakery, NoG’s brand manager Sam Benjamin told FoodManufacture.co.uk.“We were doing about 8,000 products a week,”...

USA to get gluten-free Cheerios this summer

It has been announced that in the USA the well known brand of breakfast cereal Cheerio’s will become Gluten Free. This is good news for all Coeliac’s who miss out on many mainstream cereals due to cross contamination. Hopefully once they are launched in the USA they will make their way over the UK too, meaning good news for all...

Save At The Italian Delicatessen Nife Is Life

We came across a great online Deli called ‘Nife Is Life’, it’s a novel idea that actually works really well. Many of their mainstream products are naturally gluten free (such as cheeses, yoghurts, fresh fish and wine etc.). However when doing a search for gluten free on their site they do a nice selection of gluten free pastas in types...

National Chocolate Cake Day

Today is National Chocolate Cake Day! Cakes have a rich culinary history. In Greece, cakes (or “plakous”) were heavy and flat, and people served them with nuts and honey. The Romans made cakes that were more like cheesecake or pastry, and presented them as offerings to the gods. In Medieval England, people used the words “bread” and cake” interchangeably to...

Top 5 Restaurants for a Valentines Gluten Free Meal

Valentines day, a time of love and romance, when lovers the world over can enjoy a carefree evening of gazing ninto each others eyes over a romantic meal. That is unless you are a coeliac in which case part of your evening can be spent staring at a menu trying to detect what elements of a meal may contain gluten....

The Dangers of Self Diagnosis and Coeliac Disease

Recently there seems to be a growing trend towards people taking up a gluten free diet without actually being diagnosed as having coeliac disease. Part of this increase is no doubt down to what seems like a glut of celebrity endorsements for a gluten free diet, Novak Djokovic and Gwyneth Paltrow to name two. With names like these endorsing the...

The Best Gluten Free Pancake Batter Recipe Ever 0

The Best Gluten Free Pancake Batter Recipe Ever

For years we have been buying a Gluten Free pancake batter as when my hubby was first diagnosed we tried a recipe with gluten free flour and it was horrible. However this year I realised we had run out of batter mix so looked up a recipe again. To my amazement this recipe really worked and made the most delicious...

Food preparation For Coeliac Disease 0

Food Preparation For Coeliac Disease

Coeliac disease sufferers experience a digestive condition that forces them to follow a strict diet plan. Coeliac people have trouble digesting food that has gluten in it, like wheat or grain, barley and rye. Food preparation for people with coeliac disease can be a difficulty. A gluten-free diet plan indicates staying clear of meals that contains gluten like bread, noodles,...

Experiencing the Health Benefits of Going Gluten Free 0

Experiencing the Health Benefits of Going Gluten Free

A gluten free diet is a diet where gluten is eliminated. This is commonly the management for people with coeliac disease or other gluten-intolerant health conditions. Going gluten free has a lot of advantages when it comes to your health.  Whether or not you have a health condition, this kind of diet has a lot of benefits to offer. Benefits...

The Best Ways to Put On Weight With Coeliac Disease 0

The Best Ways to Put On Weight With Coeliac Disease

For the majority of coeliacs once they are on an entirely gluten free diet plan they will naturally regain their typical weight. Weight belongs to a simple formula. If you eat calories which cancel your physical activity your weight will stay the exact same. Take in even more calories than you burn up in everyday activity and you will gain...

Gluten Free Diet and Your Health 0

Gluten Free Diet and Your Health

A lot of people may be confused or curious as to why some people go on a gluten free diet. The reason is simple: they have conditions that make them gluten intolerant. This is the case with people who are afflicted with coeliac disease. Take note that intolerance is different from allergy. While allergy causes an immune system reaction that...