I’ve decided to make some changes to my Saturday posts. I will no longer be doing Surfing Saturdays, but will still be providing you with valuable links. The links will focus on gluten-free information and recipes with the two topics being on alternating weeks.
We’re starting off with a roundup of gluten free in the news links. The purpose is to keep you informed of what is being said about the gluten-free diet and celiac disease. It is not all accurate information. Feel free to leave thoughts and questions in the comments.
Diet Carries a Cost
Dieticians warn that gluten-free diets carry a cost. This article focuses on the gluten-free diet as a weight loss fad diet (read my thoughts on whether the gluten-free diet is a fad diet here). There are numerous statements I disagree with in this article and a couple that I agree with. What do you think?
Getting Enough Fiber
I’m Gluten Free. How Do I Get Enough Fiber? Is a short question and answer that will give you ideas if you think you’re lacking enough fiber in your diet.
Questions & Answers
Q&A with Genevieve Sherrow: Celiac Disease and Living Gluten Free. This is not an in depth article, but give some basic answers to questions about celiac disease and gluten-free living.
Family Teams Up to Figure Out Gluten-Free Food is the story of a restaurant owner whose daughter was diagnosed with celiac disease.
8 Myths About Celiac Disease and Gluten-Free Living – I like these points made by Gina at Mom-Blog.
GF Good for Non Celiacs?
Does going gluten free do anything for those without Celiac disease? – This is a one minute recording of a broadcast on my local radio station. Dr. Drew covers a lot of ground in one minute. It once again emphasizes that many people are going gluten-free as a weight loss diet (read my thoughts on gluten free and weight loss here).