What Celiac Disease Taught Me About Fitness

What Celiac Disease Taught Me About Fitness

This post is written by Nima community member Marissa McCaw. Marissa is a health and fitness enthusiast who lives in Chicago, Illinois. She has been fighting celiac disease for about 10 years and is an active member of the Nima (and gluten-free) community. You can...
Gluten-free Chinese New Year Foods

Gluten-free Chinese New Year Foods

This post is written by Nima community member, Ellen! Ellen, her husband, and their two kids live in Emeryville, CA. They’re a family of foodies, and half of them are gluten-free. You can follow them on Instagram (@gfmelonoat) and/or read more about them in their...
Gluten-free Iowa City: A #nimatested Dining Guide

Gluten-free Iowa City: A #nimatested Dining Guide

Lindsey is currently a Sophomore studying Microbiology at the University of Iowa. She is a member of the University of Iowa’s Celi-Yaks Club. She was diagnosed with Celiac Disease one year ago and recently became a Nima College Ambassador. Since coming to the...
Nut-Free Snacks for a Quick Energy Boost

Nut-Free Snacks for a Quick Energy Boost

Whether you’re an athlete looking to take your training to the next level, or you’re experiencing the mid-afternoon workday slump, a quick snack that’s rich in protein, complex carbohydrates and nutrients can give you the energy boost you need to...
Going Vegetarian or Vegan On a Gluten-free Diet

Going Vegetarian or Vegan On a Gluten-free Diet

Last year, over 139,000 people participated in “Veganuary,” a U.K.-based movement in which participants adopted a vegan or plant-based diet for the month of January. The movement reflects a growing interest in meat-free diets, as documentary films such as Cowspiracy,...
Gluten-free RX Bars Get #nimatested

Gluten-free RX Bars Get #nimatested

RX Bar was started with the intention of creating no-nonsense, nutrition packed protein bars. While they proudly state that they are a company that is focused on being fully transparent about their products’ ingredients, they don’t necessarily make any...
The Gluten-free Bar Gets #nimatested

The Gluten-free Bar Gets #nimatested

The Gluten Free Bar was founded by two brothers  — Marshall and Elliot — one has a severe gluten intolerance, and the other was diagnosed with celiac disease in 2008. This company takes their gluten-free products seriously: they make everything in their own zero waste...