June 11th meeting: Traveling Gluten Free

Just in time for summer traveling, GIG of Marin’s next meeting on Tuesday, June 11th will feature Laura Mertens, creator of the blog Gluten Free Traveller. Originally from Scotland, Laura now lives in San Francisco. Bit by the travel bug early in life, she refused to let her celiac diagnosis in 2009 curtail her love … Continue reading

Gluten Free Resource Exchange – 2nd Annual

Tuesday, August 7 What is your the “go to” resource that supports your gluten free life? Perhaps it is a book you read when you first were diagnosed.  Or maybe it is the doctor or other health professional who has stuck by you through a difficult diagnostic  and recovery process.  You might read –or even write– … Continue reading

Tips and Techniques from Gluten Free Chefs

If you are new to gluten free cooking and want to know where to start or if you’re already cooking gluten free and looking for fresh inspiration, please come to our next meeting to hear from three local chefs, all of whom discovered their own gluten intolerance when they were well into their food-related careers. … Continue reading

Canker Sores, Grooves on Your Teeth or Gum Recession? Mouth Symptoms Can Indicate Gluten Intolerance/Celiac Disease

Many people, including dentists, are surprised to learn that gluten intolerance, including celiac disease, can manifest with symptoms in the mouth such as: • Tooth enamel defects, such as pitting, yellowing, calcification, grooves • Canker sores or ulcers • Misshapen teeth • Cavities • Gum recession • Infections Come learn more about how problems in … Continue reading