Gluten Intolerance

NHS Paid £17 For Prescription Gluten-Free Pizza

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The National Health Service has come under fire after it was revealed that it spent £17 on one prescription gluten-free pizza – and that doesn’t ...

Gluten-Free Eating in Amercia

Lucinda Bruce-Gardyne | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Lucinda Bruce-Gardyne

I was fortunate recently to have the opportunity to visit the US to see how the gluten-free food market differs from that in the UK.

Pancake Day: Free From Everything but Pancakes

Diane Taylor | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Diane Taylor

Unlike the modern day, rich foods in a traditional household would have consisted of sugar, fat, flour and eggs. Now I can't imagine in the 15th century (first records of pancake day and pancake tossing) they cared about intolerances or that a need for gluten and dairy free existed but, fast forward a few hundred years, or a wee bit more, and there is most definitely a need.

Gluten and Almost Fat Free Christmas Pudding

Fi Bird | Posted 01.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Fi Bird

I spend time in primary schools encouraging children to cook and, increasingly, I seem to come across more and more food allergies and intolerances including coeliacs. As a direct result, I am very aware of the difficulties that families have at festive time -- most shop-bought Christmas cakes and puddings will contain gluten.