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The 5 Best NYC Restaurants With Gluten-Free Menu Items

In recent years, restaurants have become increasingly accommodating of food allergies, particularly with regard to gluten. Go ahead, New York Celiac disease sufferers — eat your heart out.

CBS New York–10/15/2013

Gluten is everywhere, especially in pastas and breads. (Photo: CBS 2)

Holiday Health: Keep Your Cookout Safe For Gluten-Free Guests

Having a gluten intolerance means they have to be careful, but it doesn’t mean missing out on things like backyard barbecues. In fact, there are easy ways to make sure your gluten-free guests are safe this summer.

07/03/2013

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Gluten-Free Lifestyle Extends Beyond Food Products

While most people think of gluten as lurking solely in food, it’s commonly used as a binder in products like medication, cosmetics, oral care, skin care and even children’s toys.

04/23/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Bake Shops For Gluten-Free Desserts

The dietary restriction doesn’t mean you have to swear off baked goods – especially if you live in New York City. We hit the streets to find the city’s best gluten-free treats, sweets and desserts.

CBS New York–03/27/2013

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Separating Fact From Myth: The Gluten-Free Diet

How important is the gluten-free diet for people on it?

03/06/2013

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Cooking On The Couch: Rocco DiSpirito Goes Gluten-Free For Thanksgiving

No gluten, no guilt. The bestselling author of the “Now Eat This” series, Rocco DiSpirito, joined The Couch on Wednesday to show us a few easy, healthy adjustments to the Thanksgiving menu.

11/21/2012

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New Gluten-Free Cakery, Pip’s Place, Opens On Upper East Side

One customer said her son, who also has Celiac disease, never had a birthday cake. Now he can choose between cup cakes, fairy cakes or even a deep chocolate layer cake with mocha buttercream frosting.

05/19/2012

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2 In The Kitchen: Sarah Smith Of Kiwi Magazine Cooks Up Allergen-Free Waffles

Crisp on the outside, chewy on the inside, and filled with banana goodness all throughout, these gluten-free waffles stand up to any wheat variety with gusto.

04/24/2012

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The 6 Best Pumpkin Treats & Sweets In New York City

Always a big hit during the autumn months and the holiday season, venues across the five boroughs are serving up pumpkin-infused treats this fall.

CBS New York–11/27/2011

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The 4 Best Gluten-Free Restaurants In New Jersey

Living gluten-free in New Jersey has never been so simple—or so tasty. Those with wheat allergies will have no qualms about dining at some of the state’s best restaurants.

CBS New York–08/15/2011

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The 5 Best Gluten-Free Restaurants On Long Island

Due to a heightened awareness of gluten-sensitivity, people who choose to live a gluten-free lifestyle have a much easier time finding places to eat. Here are the top five gluten-free restaurants on Long Island.

CBS New York–08/11/2011

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Dix Hills Mom Petitions For Gluten-Free Girl Scout Cookies

Girl Scout Elle Malinow has sold hundreds of boxes of Girl Scout cookies, but she’s never tasted one. The 7-year-old Dix Hills girl has celiac disease which means her diet has to be gluten-free.

05/31/2011