With my Bony Arms & Hollowed-Out Face, Gluten Free was my Saving Grace… Meet Nicolas Cole

Such an awesome story! Please share


Cheers to the first day of Celiac Awareness month.  There are so many great stories, giveaways, expos coming your way over the course of this next month from many a blogger out there. Don’t be afraid to get involved, educate, and spread the knowledge.

This young man you are about to meet is doing just that.  He spent most of his growing life sheltered in a body that was turning against him, no one could figure out why.  Finally they did.  Meet Nicolas Cole…


I spent the first 18 years of my life undiagnosed with celiac disease. Stories? Here’s a story for you…

Doctors thought it was Irritable Bowel Syndrome. They wanted to do a lower G.I. test. I said, “Mom, what’s a lower G.I. test?” She explained the tube, the camera, the destination and I said nope, no thank you, really, I mean truly, such an honor, I would, any…

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I'm Colleen Francioli, a certified nutritionist and author with a focus on helping people with IBS, other functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) and food intolerances. I once suffered from IBS and have since found life balance with the low-FODMAP diet, an elimination diet developed in Australia, proven to help relieve symptoms of IBS.

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