What is Celiac Disease?
Celiac disease is an autoimmune digestive disease that damages the villi of the small intestine and interferes with absorption of nutrients from food. What does this mean? Essentially the body is attacking itself every time a person with celiac disease consumes gluten. Celiac disease is triggered by consumption of the protein called gluten, which is […]
Gluten Free Philly
Dishing With … Diana Rocco While Diana Rocco is a newcomer to Philadelphia, she’s no stranger to the news. Before joining the CBS3 Eyewitness News team as a general-assignment reporter in February 2012, the award-winning journalist reported for stations in Boston, Washington, D.C. and New York. In this “Dishing With…” segment, she talks about how she manages to eat gluten free […]
What am I suppose to do Now ? Living with Celiac.
Do you or someone you know have celiac? When first diagnosed, the questions arises, why me, what do I do now, how am I going to cope. And the biggest question is ” What is a Gluten Free diet and what is there that I will be able to Eat ” . Well, here at […]