Dec/Jan 2012

Grapevine

Play It Safe

Keeping your home and school safe for young children with food allergies and sensitivities goes beyond what food goes into their mouths. It includes the toys they play with. Take Play-Doh, the popular children’s clay. It contains wheat products—off limits for kids with celiac disease, gluten sensitivity and wheat allergy.   More...

5 Reasons to Supplement

Dietary supplements are a $28 billion industry in the United States. That’s a lot of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, enzymes, proteins and herbs. For the average consumer (and even the savvy medical professional), the choices can be overwhelming. If you’re on a special diet, extra nutritional help is crucial—but which supplements are most important?   More...