Going Gluten-Free

Is Biopsy Really Necessary?

There's a new study out about diagnosing celiac disease. Living Without's medical writer Christine Boyd, a celiac, talks about what the news means to her...and to you.   More...

Tasty Nuggets

Living Without's Wendy Mondello doesn't frequent fast-food places. You won't find her pulling into the drive-thru to pick up a quick meal for her son, who's allergic to wheat, peanuts, tree nuts, milk, egg and soy. So what happens when he asks for a Happy Meal?   More...

Journey into Books

For any kid on a special diet, reading popular children's stories that center around problem foods can be a fun learning experience and a safe adventure.   More...

Watermelon Smiles

Summer's bounty is a boon to families who follow special diets, says Living Without's Wendy Mondello, whose son is severely allergic to multiple foods.   More...

Tuning In

Raising a child with severe, multiple food allergies isn't always easy, but Living Without's Wendy Mondello, mother of two, has a lot to sing about.   More...

Your Pet’s “Big 8”

Because 90 percent of all food allergies are caused by just eight items (wheat, milk, peanut, tree nuts, egg, soy fish, shellfish), these foods are often called the Big 8. Living Without’s Laurel Greene recently discovered another Big 8 list. These are foods that are problematic for your pet.   More...

Chill Out!

This summer is bringing record-breaking heat to much of the United States. It's time to beat the heat and indulge in some allergy-friendly ice cream.   More...

Ignorance Isn't Bliss

Living Without editor Alicia Woodward says that what you don't know about celiac disease can make you sick.   More...

Play [Gluten-Free] Ball!

No need to go hungry while enjoying certain major league baseball games. This summer, more stadiums are offering gluten-free fare.   More...

What’s Good for Us

For Living Without’s food editor Beth Hillson, celiac disease has opened doors to learning wonderful things about food and wellness.   More...

Counting Calories

Living Without’s nutritional data analyst Laurel Greene talks about portion sizes and ways to cut back on calories.   More...