Tag archive for ‘Coeliac’
By Free-From Heaven On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Coeliac Disease vs Gluten Intolerance

Spotting the signs of coeliac disease or gluten intolerance can be a long and arduous affair – Michelle Kickham explains the differences and what to look out for… Ah, gluten. It puts the spring in our cakes, More...

By Free-From Heaven On Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

10 ways to regain your identity

Ali Walsh, from The Local Bakehouse, shows how having coeliac disease need not define you…  Do you ever wish you could be your old self? The one you were before you had to eat gluten-free? I don’t mean More...

By Free-From Heaven On Monday, May 13th, 2019

Coeliac testing for kids

When her daughter started to show signs of feeling unwell, Claire Latham was surprised by the doctor’s suggestion to undertake coeliac testing, as her daughter hadn’t eaten gluten for several years. My daughter More...

By Free-From Heaven On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Celebrate Coeliac Awareness Week with us!

Coeliac Awareness Week (13-19 May 2019) is here and we couldn’t be more excited. Stay up-to-date this year by subscribing to our newsletter, where you’ll find all the latest news, recipes and competitions. More...

By Free-From Heaven On Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Top tips for adapting to a gluten-free lifestyle

It’s not easy being gluten-free at the best of times, but the toughest period undoubtedly falls in those early days. Being diagnosed with a gluten allergy or intolerance may seem like the end of the world, More...

By Free-From Heaven On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

The cheating Coeliacs: Why having ‘cheat days’ is only cheating yourself

Ali Walsh uncovers some statistics about coeliacs who are prepared to take a gluten hit. But are ‘cheat’ days okay? Amy raises a doughnut to the camera and winks as she takes a bite. Her video post on Facebook More...

common misperceptions about coeliac disease
By Free-From Heaven On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

How to handle life as a coeliac

Ali Walsh looks at how to combat those all-too-common misperceptions about those of us with coeliac disease… Prior to being diagnosed coeliac, I ate everything on my plate, whether I liked it or not. I was More...

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By Free-From Heaven On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Is it coeliac disease? Coeliac UK share the facts on coeliac disease

Coeliac UK’s Norma McGough says people are still waiting far too long to get diagnosed with coeliac disease – 13 years on average – and more awareness is needed. She gives us the facts on coeliac disease. Q What More...

coeliac disease social isolation
By Free-From Heaven On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Research shows seven in ten people with coeliac disease can feel socially isolated

71% of people with coeliac disease think people avoid inviting them round for dinner, whilst 6 in 10 (64%) Brits don’t know the correct definition of coeliac disease, so it’s no wonder that those with the More...

Coeliac disease facts
By Free-From Heaven On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Coeliac disease: The myths and facts you need to know

Coeliac Awareness Week is taking place between 14-20th May 2018. With so much conflicting information and advice available about gluten, coeliac disease and gluten intolerance, we have enlisted the help of Gastroenterologist More...