libabasonline - Valley's Exclusive Special Needs Calendar & Resources
My Blog

Gluten Free In AZ

Gluten Free In AZ

My how time flies.The GFAF Expo will be in Glendale, AZ in June. We have been fortunate to attend most of the Arizona expos, and find each event more exciting every year. The term Gluten Free is a word that was almost foreign more than 20 years ago. We are so very pleased to know that awareness, variety, and healthy choices is now the NORM. Restaurants, schools, hospitals, coffee shops, and most retail shops offer consumers the option, and empowers them with the freedom to now dine out and explore recipes/dishes.

Going Gluten-Free, Even With Diabetes

Going Gluten-Free, Even With Diabetes

(NAPSI)—A new guide can help millions of Americans who have diabetes, celiac disease or both.
Celiac disease, an inherited autoimmune disorder, makes people incapable of digesting gluten, so the common treatment for this condition is a totally gluten-free diet. The strong link between celiac disease and diabetes can mean a double challenge of finding foods to fit the dietary restrictions of both conditions. It doesn’t need to mean giving up dishes you love, however.