Northeast Ohio Celiac Network

IMPORTANT: DATE HAS CHANGED! Now Tues, Feb 23 (previously Wed. Feb. 24) Eat This— Not That!

Picture1Trisha Lyons, registered dietitian, and Laurie Sammon, NEOCN member, will share tips, products and adjustments to keep you gluten-free and inspire you to stay gluten-free. We’ll compare gluten products with GF items we are now using and how we tweak recipes. If you are newly diagnosed, or have been gluten-free for years, this presentation is ... Read more

Columbus GF Allergy Free Fest April 30-May 1 2016

1519146_461446300624299_1017256695_o[1]The Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest is coming back to Columbus, OH in 2016! Details will be available closer to the event. Go to WHEN April 30-May 1, 2016 Saturday: 10am to 4pm Sunday: 10am to 4pm WHERE Ohio Expo Center Lausche Building 717E 17th Ave Columbus, OH 43211 There’ll be tons of exhibitors, demos and lectures, and of course, lots and lots of samples ... Read more


june2014logo[1] NOTE:  Chardon Location is now closed! New Address: 1241 SOM Center Rd (RT 91), Mayfield Heights, OH 44124 New Phone: 440.862.4664   Updated by Laurie 12/14/2015: Yes! Another 100% Gluten Free Restaurant has opened, or rather, re-opened, having relocated from Chardon. DaBOROS (The “bo” is for bowls, the “ro” is for rolls) lets you choose rice or noodle bowls—- hot or cold, raw or ... Read more

ngb. Gluten Free Lager

WP_20160205_19_59_00_ProFound this gluten free beer at Trader Joe’s. $1.17 + tax for a single bottle. Ingrediants are water, sorghum, rice, hops and yeast. Brewed and bottled by Minhas Craft Brewery in Wisconsin. Seems to be a Trader Joe’s private label brand. So what does it taste like? To my uneducated palate ... Read more

The Celiac Project Podcast: 2 Guys Talking Gluten Free

celiac_podcast_4Are you a podcast lover? Here’s one to try. And if you don’t listen to podcasts you don’t know what you’re missing! The 1st episode of “The Celiac Project Podcast: 2 Guys Talking Gluten Free” is now available for free on iTunes. I was able to subscribe in my phone’s podcast app by adding ... Read more

Free GIG Membership

GIGimageThe GIG (Gluten Intolerance Group) has announced that membership is now free. You can read more and sign up here. From their website: JOIN FOR FREE NOW AND RECEIVE INCENTIVES WORTH UP TO $100.00! Welcome to GIG! Since 1974, the Gluten Intolerance Group of North America (GIG) has been fulfilling the needs of the gluten-free community. From providing local support ... Read more

National Foundation for Celiac Awareness Changes Its Name

BeyondCeliac_logoAs of January 11, 2016, The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA) will now be called Beyond Celiac.  Along with CDF and CSA,  the NFCA has been one of the leading national voices for those with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity. Why the change in name? Alice Bast, founder, feels that without advocacy and action, ... Read more

Traveling Gluten Free in Italy

               THREE GLUTEN FREE MASTERPIECES FROM FLORENCE, ITALY An opportunity to travel in Italy for two weeks was an exciting prospect. Now, to travel gluten free in Italy was a daunting prospect. I would be going with a group from my church. Breakfasts and dinners would be pre-planned and only lunches would be on my ... Read more