Gluten-Free Diet and Withdrawal

I started my gluten-free diet almost two weeks ago after being diagnosed with celiac disease.  Going gluten free is not easy and there are many withdrawal effects.  Some studies have suggested that humans can be "addicted" to gluten in similar ways that a person can be addicted to heroin.  This is why it has been … Continue reading Gluten-Free Diet and Withdrawal

Celiac Disease and Travel Abroad

I was diagnosed with celiac disease today.  This means I can't eat or drink anything with gluten, such as products with wheat, rye and barley.  There are many other ingredients that I have to avoid as well. This is a major blow for me when it comes to traveling abroad.  It means that when I … Continue reading Celiac Disease and Travel Abroad