Ask the Experts

Do you have unanswered general nutrition questions about the gluten-free diet and lifestyle?

NCA now has a team of experts who are happy to answer your general questions about celiac disease!

This month, Mindy O'Brien, MSW, and parent of a child with celiac disease from Mount Prospect, IL, and Mariah Kay Jackson, MMN, RDN, LMNT, from  Omaha, NE provide answers.

Mindy's answered questions:

  1. How do I handle jealousy among siblings?
  2. How do I tell someone when I don't feel comfortable eating their homemade food?
  3. How might I help my child handle their anxiety?
    Mindy O'Brien, MSW

    Mariah's answered questions:

    1. Are potatoes gluten free?
    2. What is the best way to ensure my child is getting all of the nutrients they need?
    3. Should I try a food sensitivity test to see if I’m intolerant to other things?
    Mariah Kay Jackson, MMN, RDN, LMNT
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    Please submit questions that are applicable to a general gluten-free audience. We regret that personal clinical questions (medical history, labs, supplements, etc.) cannot be addressed.

    Time allowing, every effort will be made to answer all submitted questions.

    Note: This information is provided by NCA and a carefully selected team of experts in their field. This information is meant for educational purposes and is not intended to substitute for personalized medical advice or replace any medical advice provided directly to you by your health care provider. This information can be printed and used in consultation with your physician or dietitian. No liability is assumed by NCA, any individuals, or any affiliations by providing this information.