LOCAL SUPPORT CELIAC DISEASE Celiac Disease Celiac Sprue Association Chapters and Resource Units & If you or a loved one has just been CSA Resource Unit #3029 the Gluten-Free diagnosed with celiac disease, you are not alone. Estimated to affect as many Jennifer Knauf, Wausau Phone: (715) 298-4060 Diet Email: firstname.lastname@example.org as 3 million Americans, this inherited CSA Resource Unit #2091 autoimmune disorder is characterized by Lynn Jiter, Antigo the body’s inability to properly digest Phone: (715) 623-7254 gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley, Email: email@example.com rye and, in some cases, oats. Celiac CSA Stevens Point Area Chapter #131A Area Wisconsin Chapter #131 disease is a chronic and permanent Mary Louise Catura, Stevens Point Phone: (715) 346-0174 condition. The only known treatment at Email: firstname.lastname@example.org this time is to eliminate gluten from the Sally Sowiak, Plover diet. Phone: (715) 344-1449 Email: email@example.com Symptoms may improve within 1-2 weeks of starting a gluten-free diet. But be patient -- it may take as long as Wausau Area Celiac Support Group 6-12 months for symptoms to go away Jennifer Knauf, Wausau Phone: (715) 298-4060 and the intestinal lining to be healed. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Some people may be able to resume Web: www.celiacinwi.org gluten without immediate symptoms, but you do not outgrow celiac disease Northwoods Celiac Group and it is not cured – treatment should Julianne Karow, Minocqua be for life. Phone: (715) 892-4987 Email: email@example.com So, what do you do now? Take a Web: www.celiacinwi.org/Northwoods_Celiac.html deep breath… and relax. This guide has been designed to help you get started finding the many resources available for A Guide to living a gluten-free life. 411 Westwood Drive Wausau WI 54401 Support and Resources (715) 847.2558 Toll free 1.877.442.7762 www.giassoc.org in Disclaimer: The information contained in this pamphlet is for informational purposes only and is not to be used as a substitute for direct medical care nor implies Central Wisconsin endorsement of any business or organization mentioned herein. INTERNET RESOURCES BOOKS ONLINE RECIPES The Essential Gluten-Free Restaurant Guide There are many online resources for gluten-free cooking. Here American Celiac Disease Alliance by Triumph Dining Gluten Free are a few to get you started: 2504 Duxbury Place Alexandria, VA 22308 Phone (703) 622-3331 Web: www.americanceliac.org The First Year: Celiac Disease and Living Gluten-Free: All Recipes An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed www.allrecipes.com/recipes/healthy-cooking/gluten-free Celiac.com by Jules E. Dowler 4927 Sonoma Hwy Ste C1 Santa Rosa, CA 95409 Gluten-Free Recipe Exchange Phone: (707) 509-4528 Web: www.celiac.com The GF Kid: A Celiac Disease Survival Guide www.gluten.net/recipes/ by Melissa London Celiac Disease Awareness Campaign Gluten Free Mommy National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse The Gluten-Free Bible www.glutenfreemommy.com/recipes/ 2 Information Way Bethesda, MD 20892-3570 by Jax Peters Lowell Phone: 1-800-891-5389 Web: www.celiac.nih.gov RecipeZaar Gluten-Free Friends: An Activity Book for Kids www.recipezaar.com/recipes/gluten-free Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University by Nancy Patin Falini Harkness Pavilion 180 Fort Washington Ave Ste 934 New York, NY 10032 Kids with Celiac Disease: A Family Guide to Raising Phone (212) 342-4529 Web: www.celiacdiseasecenter.org Happy, Healthy, Gluten-Free Children by Danna Korn PUBLICATIONS Celiac Disease Foundation Gluten-Free Living Magazine 13251 Ventura Blvd Ste 1 Studio City, CA 91604 Living Gluten-Free For Dummies A national, full-color magazine completely devoted to helping Phone: (818) 990-2354 Web: www.celiac.org by Danna Korn you lead a happy, healthy gluten-free life. Phone: 1-800-324-8781 Web: www.glutenfreeliving.com Celiac Sprue Association/USA Inc. Wheat-Free, Worry-Free: The Art of Happy, Healthy P.O. Box 31700 Omaha, NE 68131-0700 Gluten-Free Living Living Without Magazine Phone: 1-877-272-4272 Web: www.csaceliacs.org by Danna Korn A magazine for people with allergies and food sensitivities Phone: 1-800-474-8614 Web: www.livingwithout.com Children's Digestive Health and Nutrition Foundation P.O. Box 6 Flourtown, PA 19031 COOKBOOKS Phone: (215) 233-0808 Web: www.celiachealth.org Beyond Rice Cakes: A Young Person's Guide to LOCAL VENDORS Gluten Intolerance Group of North America Cooking, Eating & Living Gluten-Free In addition to the specialty vendors listed below, contact your 31214 124th Ave SE Auburn, WA 98092 by Vanessa Maltin Phone: (253) 833-6655 Web: www.gluten.net local mainstream vendors for gluten-free product availability. Gluten-Free Baking Classics National Foundation for Celiac Awareness by Annalise G. Roberts Back to Eden P.O. Box 544 Ambler, PA 19002 2221 Grand Ave Wausau WI 54403 Phone: (215) 325-1306 Web: www.celiaccentral.org The Gluten-Free Gourmet - series Phone: (715) 849-1299 by Bette Hagman University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center Country Harvest 5839 S Maryland Ave MC 4069 Rm C-491 Chicago, IL 60637 Gluten-Free Quick & Easy: From Prep to Plate Without 3510 Schofield Ave Weston WI 54476 Phone: (773) 702-7593 Web: www.celiacdisease.net the Fuss Phone: (715) 241-0989 by Carol Fenster www.befreeforme.com Downtown Grocery Offers support, recipes, reviews, articles and coupons/samples Incredible Edible Gluten-Free Food for Kids 607 Third St Wausau WI 54403 to gluten-free consumers. by Sheri L. Sanderson Phone: (715) 848-9800 Web: www.downtowngrocery.com www.glutenfreeinfo.com Nearly Normal Cooking For Gluten-Free Eating Owl Ridge General Store A comprehensive database containing information about the by Jules E. D. Shepard 10110 Tower Rd Wausau WI 54401 gluten-free status of brand name food products. Phone: (715) 848-2855 The 125 Best Gluten-Free Recipes www.lifewithoutgluten.com by Donna Washburn and Heather Butt U-Bake Gluten-free guides, recipes, forums, and advice. 4408 Rib Mountain Dr Wausau WI 54401 Wheat-Free, Gluten-Free Cookbook for Kids and Busy Phone: (715) 355-4462 www.twincitiesrock.org Adults Excellent resource including Family Resource Guide and school/ by Connie Sarros daycare information.