Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Dallas

Branch Leadership Team

Rose Mary Simmons, Branch Manager
Phone:214-632-1878
Contact Us

Who are the Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Dallas?

The Lone Star Celiac GIG Support Group has changed it’s name. The Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Dallas is a nonprofit organization in Dallas, Texas devoted to the dissemination and sharing of information to help those who have Celiac disease cope with this life changing disease. Our Branch Manager would like to welcome you to our site and extend an invitation to join us. message

Meetings and Events

Meeting Place for the Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Dallas
The support group usually meets in the Southeast Conference Room located on the first floor at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. From Walnut Hill Lane, enter at the main entrance. The circular drive veers left to the Valet Parking. Enter the building an go back to the elevators and turn left. Take the hall past the cafeteria. Turn right at the first hallway and the conference room is on the left half way down the hall.

The group meets from 10 a.m. to 12 AM. the third Saturday of every month, except in May when it holds an annual picnic and in December when it holds an annual holiday gathering.

 

Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas (map)
8200 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, TX 75231
214 345-6789

Living Well Dallas office, 14330 Midway, Dallas, 75245. Phone: 972-930-0260.

Gluten Free 101 Class:
All Classes are from 6:30 – 8:30 at Living Well Dallas on the dates below:

      • Tuesday 1/29/2013
      • Tuesday 4/30/2013
      • Tuesday 7/30/2013
      • Tuesday 10/29/2013

Learn How Going Gluten Free may be the solution you are looking for. Get In-depth Answers to Your Burning Questions about Gluten, Celiac and Gluten Intolerance. What is the difference between Celiac Disease and Gluten Intolerance? What ingredients do I need to look for to be safe? How do we become sensitive to gluten? Should I consider going gluten free? Join Betty Murray, CN, HHC, RYT of Living Well Dallas – Certified Nutritionist and Education Leader for the Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Dallas for an informative in-depth discussion about going gluten free from what is happening in your body to how to detect gluten in foods.
What you will learn:

  • What is the concern with gluten and autoimmune diseases
  • How does your digestive tract repair and what can you do about it
  • How to test for gluten intolerance and other sensitivities
  • Get complete names and labels for gluten in manufactured foods, cosmetics and care products
  • Seating Limited. Please call to register for the class: 972-930-0260
  • You must RSVP: 972-930-0260 if you would like to attend. Get in-depth answers to your burning questions about gluten, Celiac and gluten intolerance.

 

Join Betty Murray, CN, HHC, RYT – Certified Holistic Health Counselor, Certified Nutritionist, author and speaker as she walks you through an easy to implement whole foods cleanse. Learn proven methods for detoxifying the body. In this workshop series you will learn how your diet and lifestyle may be playing a significant role in your nagging symptoms like headaches, IBS, weight loss resistance and fatigue. Read more…

CENTRAL MARKET Plano (Coit and George Bush)Check our website, www.centralmarket.com for cooking events
320 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075
(469) 241-8300 – In the Community Room Upstairs


Free Seminar – Going Gluten Free – The G-Free Basics

  • Stay Tuned for our next event
    What is gluten and is it playing a role in my symptoms?
    Would going gluten-free work for me?
    Is gluten-free a weight loss fad?
  • Join Betty Murray, CN, HHC, RYT of Living Well Dallas – Certified Nutritionist and Education Leader for the Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Dallas for an informative discussion about going gluten-free.
    What you will learn:
    • What symptoms and diseases are related to gluten intolerance
    • What gluten is and what foods have it
    • How to test for gluten intolerance
    • Safe shopping for gluten-free foods
    After the discussion, we will take a store tour to give you a roadmap of how to shop gluten-free.
Mark Your Calendars! MARKET STREET McKinney GLUTEN-FREE COOKING CLASS:
6100 West Eldorado Parkway, McKinney, TX 75070 http://www.marketstreetunited.com
Call 972-548-5167 for reservationsJennifer Cinquepalmi, author of The Complete Book of Gluten-Free Cooking speaks to create awareness and teaches to inform and educate about Celiac Disease. www.aidantbooks.com

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Mark Your Calendars!MARKET STREET Colleyville GLUTEN-FREE COOKING CLASSES:

Market Street Culinary School
5605 Colleyville Blvd (Hwy 26), Colleyville, TX 76034
Call or email the Dish Event Center in Colleyville at (817) 577-5047 to register!
Email: 560event@unitedtexas.com

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    Gluten-Free Baking Classics
    :
    No need to panic when you first start a gluten-free diet. Join Dr. Claudia Pillow Ph.D. (chef and speaker on gluten intolerance) and experience this gluten-free baking class that will form the foundation of your gluten-free repertoire. The class will conclude with smart tips for healthy gluten-free eating and strategies for recipe conversions. Menu: artisan style Submarine Sandwich Bread, chewy Multigrain Pizza, luscious Chocolate Cream Pie, and Banana Nut Muffins.Dr.Pillow co-authored with her celiac sister, Annalise Roberts, “The Gluten-Free Good Health Cookbook, The Delicious Way to Strengthen Your Immune System and Neutralize Inflammation.” In 2007, Claudia received her Ph.D. in Health Studies from Texas Women’s University. As part of her dissertation, she developed and tested a celiac disease school screening tool and has made the program available nationally. She lectures nationally and currently is Chief Nutrition Officer at Hail Merry, a gluten-free snack company in Dallas, Texas.
Mark Your Calendar!
Natural Grocers
7517 Campbell Road, Dallas, TX 75248
NW corner of Campbell and Coit
972-735-9200

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    Gluten-Tree 101 and Beyond: 
    Free Celiac and Gluten Intolerant Educational Class.
    Get in-depth Answers to Your Burning Questions about Gluten, Celiac and Gluten Intolerance. What is the difference between Celiac Disease and Gluten Intolerance?What you will learn:
    * What is the concern with gluten and autoimmune diseases
    * How does your digestive tract repair and what can you do about it
    * How to test for gluten intolerance and other sensitivities

    This class is a perfect follow up to the Gluten Free Basics class.

    There will be a drawing donated by Natural Grocers.

Join Betty Murray, CN, HHC, RYT of Living Well Dallas – Certified Nutritionist and Education Leader for the Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Dallas for an informative in-depth discussion about going gluten-free from what is happening in your body to how to detect gluten in foods.