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Celiac Awareness Month

May 29th, 2020 · Comments Off on Celiac Awareness Month · City Library

Maintaining a gluten-free lifestyle has many ups and downs. According to the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness: “49% have sacrificed life experiences because of their gluten-free diet and/or celiac disease. 80% of people with celiac disease report having difficulty staying strictly gluten-free.” From personal experience, having family support when transitioning to a gluten-free lifestyle is […]

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Celiac Awareness Month

May 24th, 2020 · Comments Off on Celiac Awareness Month · Books, City Library, E-Books

There is nothing as heavenly as the aroma of fresh baking bread. But, being on a gluten-free diet can put a wrench into those plans. According to the Mayo Clinic, “70% remain exposed to gluten while on the gluten-free diet, putting their long—term health at risk.” If, you buy or make your bread, muffins, waffles, […]

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Celiac Awareness Month

May 15th, 2020 · Comments Off on Celiac Awareness Month · City Library

Being on a gluten-free diet can be challenging, finding foods that you once enjoyed, and realizing you can no longer have them is depressing. I have been on the gluten-free diet for seven years, and have learned how to adapt many different recipes, especially desserts. Chocolate desserts are some of my favorite things. My family […]

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May is Celiac Awareness Month

May 8th, 2020 · Comments Off on May is Celiac Awareness Month · Books, City Library

Celiac Disease is an autoimmune disease, which is triggered by gluten. Gluten is a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley. In the United States, 1 in 133 people have celiac disease, but many remain undiagnosed. The only treatment for celiac disease is a strict gluten free diet. Our ebook platforms (Hoopla, Overdrive, Cloud Library) […]

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