June 2015


Amy Burkhart, MD, RD

 The Celiac MD™

Amy Burkhart, MD, RD

 Six Reasons to Test for Celiac Disease

Before Starting a Gluten-Free Diet

Dr. Burkhart explains why it is important to get celiac disease testing before starting a gluten-free diet or putting a child on one. It is simple and inexpensive to do so. If you eliminate gluten before testing, it becomes very difficult to get an accurate diagnosis and in the long run may affect your finances, your health and your family's health.  Read more

Gluten Free Canteen: Bake, Shoot and Nosh
By Vic Dolcourt

Yum. Imagine all the Jewish baked goods you enjoyed growing up or bought at a Jewish deli or bakery, reinvented as gluten-free. A talented Bay Area couple is taking care of that for you. Lisa Stander-Horel and Tim Horel are the husband-and-wife writing and photography team behind the blog Gluten Free Canteen and a new cookbook based on it.  Read more

Teens & Young Adults:
Participate in Stanford Research

Stanford University is recruiting 12-24 year-olds to participate in a new study on how interactive text message reminders can impact teens and young adults with celiac disease. Thanks to Stanford doctors for their ongoing celiac disease studies!   Learn more and volunteer
Summer Baking
By Lisa Stander-Horel and Tim Horel  

Gluten Free Canteen inspires you for summer
Summer baking is all about taking it easy in the kitchen. For those days when sitting on the porch becomes the activity of the day, no one wants to spend hours preparing anything complicated. Delicious recipes included in this article: Funfetti Cupcakes, Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Brownie Bites, Very Lemon Bundt Cake and Lemon Coconut Cookies.  

Mariposa Baking


Celebrate Father's Day with special treats all weekend! Chocolate cake donuts and 6" cherry pies will be available Friday June 19th through Father's Day on the 21st. Make him smile with a cherry pie topped with dad-themed crust cut outs. These treats are first-come first-served, so come in and grab them while you can!


Congratulate your grad with our delicious cakes or cupcakes! Whether you're celebrating a college grad, high school grad or preschool grad, we have a wide variety to make any graduation party a hit. Pre-order on pickup.mariposabaking.com and add custom cake writing, free of charge!


Celiac Disease Foundation: 

Gluten-Free Allergy-Free Marketplace


 The Gluten-Free Allergy-Free Marketplace allows consumers to browse by dietary preferences, including special medical, dietary, and religious requirements, and view product pictures, ingredients, and nutrition facts. Marketplace users can connect with companies for coupons, discounts, and recipes, create shopping lists, and support CDF by purchasing products with a single click. Start browsing today! http://celiac.org/marketplace/




Events Calendar for June


Check out our monthly listing of support groups, events, classes and news in the greater Bay Area, Sacramento and Central California.  Events Calendar


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Jennifer Iscol


Celiac Community Foundation of Northern California

P.O. Box 1506

Healdsburg, CA 95448