Category: Awareness Campaigns
Happy Celiac Awareness Month!!
It’s May, and that means all things Celiac! Â This is the month we tell everybody about us and we find new products to make our tummies happy. Â And sometimes fat. Â But happy. Fear not, those of you who thought I died. Â Between losing my father, getting pregnant and having a baby, teaching at the university, […]
Malt Vinegar Chips – Not GF
There was a mistake made in packaging: Jan 24, 2014 “Product Pull Back Notice —Action Required” Boulder CanyonÂ (Natural Foods) Malt Vinegar and Sea Salt, Wavy Potato Chips, Kettle Cooked in 100% Avocado Oil The Gluten-Free Certification Organization (GFCO) has issued an immediate product pull-back notice to Boulder Canyon (Natural Foods) Malt Vinegar and Sea Salt, […]
And now, a word from the FDA
Did you ever sign one of those We The People petitions with the White House? Â Well, I finally heard back about the gluten-free ruling. Â Here is what the email had to say: Gluten-Free Should Mean Gluten-Free By Michael R. Taylor, Deputy Commissioner for Foods and Veterinary Medicine at the Food and Drug Administration Thanks forÂ your […]
Ian’s and Slade Gorton Launch School Lunches
Do you have an interest in seeing children in public schools receive lunch that is gluten-free and free of the top allergens? Â Check out the press release below. NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release Media Contact: Lisa Lazarczyk firstname.lastname@example.org 781-646-0667 IANâ€™S LAUNCHES ALLERGY-FRIENDLY, GLUTEN-FREE WHOLEÂ GRAIN PRODUCTSÂ FOR SCHOOLS K-12 Allergy-friendly Line Meets NEW Child NutritionÂ Whole Grain Standards […]
Bugs in our Food?
While not a gluten-free issue, all of us who are gluten-free can definitely agree that ingredients that are not properly labeled can be harmful. I was just made aware that Dannon and other companies are using bug-based food dyes in their products. Â For people with allergies to bugs, this can be a huge problem. Â I […]