Category: Meetings

Posts highlighting group meetings or other special events.

Gluten free labeling and testing

Jamie Kabourek, RD, LMNT shared her knowledge on Labeling Laws. One area that requires standardization is Precautionary Labeling.  We have all seen this kind of labeling on packages, it includes statements like” may contain” or “produced in a facility that

Sorghum Project

Beckee Moreland, gluten-free industry educator, spoke about her involvement with California Polytech Food Service in bringing sorghum to the cafeteria.  College students enthusiastically accepted the sorghum flour in pizza crust, flakes in chicken nuggets, pearled sorghum in kale pesto salad

Cancer Detection and Prevention with Ruth VanGerpen

We had a great meeting with Ruth Vangerpen, MS, RN-BC from Bryan Health.  She introduced new detection methods for colon cancer and lung cancer. Changes to mammography recommendations were also discussed along with the use of vaccines in preventing cervical

Food Innovation Center Tour

On Saturday, May 6, 2017, the Lincoln Celiac Support Group met at Innovation Campus, home to the Food Innovation Center. Dr. Steven Taylor, Head of the Department of Food Science and Technology and Director of the Food Processing Center, led

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Come learn about the Mediterranean Diet


Lincoln Celiac Support Group Newsletter February 2017Venue February 4, we will be meeting at the Venue for a 12:00 luncheon.  The menu will consist of the following: Appetizer: Queso Dip and Brussel Sprouts Cup of Soup:  $4.00 Seafood Bisque Wild

Gluten-free Candy List 2016

2016 Gluten-Free Halloween Candy List   This Halloween, don’t think your gluten-free little ones can’t enjoy trick-or-treating. The following is a list of gluten-free candy, although it’s not all-inclusive and there are other gluten-free goodies on the market. Always make

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Gluten-free disorders and the Marketplace

This slide is a summary slide from a presentation done by Becky Guittar, RD, LMNT and Co-chair of the Lincoln Celiac Support Group. Sometimes you have to do real detective work to determine if a product is gluten-free. Her advise

Gluten-free Sampling at all Lincoln Hy-Vee Stores!

Dr. Thompson also shared Gluten-free Elimination Diet

I had a few members request Dr. Thompson’s slide on the Gluten-free Elimination Diet. He kindly sent that to me to share with members on the website. He was discussing Refactory Celiac Disease. If GI symptoms do not improve on