It’s Our 25th Birthday

Since 1993 we have been supporting, educating and advocating for those with Celiac Disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity. Here are some of the highlights of the organization since its inception: 1993Healthy Villi (HV) began when Melinda Dennis hosted a meeting in her Cambridge, MA apartment in April. 1994HV outgrew meeting in private homes and officially became the Greater Boston Celiac …

Gluten-Free Holiday Recipes

Here are some recipes from NCA Executive Director, Lee Graham, that are perfect for Christmas or New Years celebrations.Make Ahead Scrambled EggsThese make ahead scrambled eggs and French Bread Casserole are wonderful for a make-ahead, no fuss Xmas brunch. Baked French Toast Casserole with Maple SyrupThis is so popular on Xmas morning and no last-minute worry. We never have leftovers. …

Gluten Free Thoughts at Hanukkah

As December 21st, the winter solstice and shortest day of the year in the northern hemisphere approaches, we are looking forward to holidays that fill the long dark nights with light, such as Christmas, Kwanza and the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah. With celebrations comes food and with food comes the challenges for those of us on the gluten-free diet to …

Go Beyond Celiac

Beyond Celiac has created an online community for the advancement of celiac disease research. For more information or to sign up, visit Go Beyond Celiac.

Delicious Gluten Free Thanksgiving

Thinking about Thanksgiving and how to make it a safe Gluten-Free one? Look at the article below for recipes and tips with an easy to follow timeline from Executive Director Lee Graham. Click the image for the PDF article below.

Strategies for Being Candy Smart this Halloween

 So it’s that time of year again when us gluten-free folks have to weed through the candy bags before our little minions, witches and ghosts devour something glutenous. For all of you who also have to manage diabetes and/or other food allergies, these festivities can be down-right dangerous.Many parents also struggle with the fact that not only do they have …

Support Gluten Free Watchdog’s FDA Citizen Petition

Please support Gluten Free Watchdog’s FDA Citizen Petition and help stop labeling violations. Gluten Free Watchdog requests that the FDA establish a specific protocol for increased surveillance, investigation and enforcement of potential Facial Misbranding violations under the Gluten-Free Labeling Rule. Please take the time to read the petition and comment. The petition is here. Comment to show your support of …