Special Diets

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Gluten Free Frozen Pizza

by GraceW 8 days ago

I am not a pizza person, but I am originally from the city of pizza... and I NEED a decent PIZZA. A gluten free pizza...


GraceW commented 1 day ago

Sense of taste altered after heart surgery - advice?

by NonnieMuss 1 day ago

I've been added to a Meal Train for my boss's wife who has undergone a valve replacement. She is suffering from an a...


GraceW commented 1 day ago

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Gluten, Corn, soy, Dairy free food in San Juan?

by foodiekat74 6 days ago

Hi, I'm traveling to San Juan Puerto Rico in a few days and have multiple food allergies. If you have any suggest...

Diabetic foodie with high blood pressure. Ideas? Recipes? Tips?

by AaronTheMoo 27 days ago

I love food! There is so much out there to try. What a world we live in! I'd like to ask my fellow foodies and chowho...

mcf commented 16 days ago

Need awesome dinner recipe that is vegetarian, gluten free, and garlic free

by hungry12345 26 days ago

Hi - I'm making a special dinner for 12. I'd like to accommodate everyone's restrictions (vegetarian, gluten free, an...

hotoynoodle commented 17 days ago

Q. What do you get after 25 years of a glutinous diet and alcohol abuse?

by jrvedivici 9 months ago

A. Apparently Diabetes !!! (***Disclaimer, I got the call from the Dr's office, apparently my A1C came in very ...


schrutefarms commented 21 days ago

Gluten free/Lactose free meals

by heidijacobsen 1 month ago

My husband Cliff cannot have Gluten or Lactose. this has limited our daily meal to chicken with rice and green beans ...

nannygoat commented 25 days ago

low carb, low salt for kidney disease

by lkmuller 1 year ago

My husband was just diagnosed with a kidney disease and his doctor wants him to eat a low carb diet with very little ...

mcf commented 26 days ago

Diabetic-friendly dinner in Napa (town, not county)

by JojoSF 1 month ago

I'm going to dinner with a friend who is newly-diagnosed with diabetes. Where could we go that won't stress her out,...


JojoSF commented 1 month ago

Paleo Principles - worth raving over?

by HariGhotra 11 months ago

Morning Chowhound, I have an interesting question to pose to you all, why is everyone raving about the Paleo diet...


joonjoon commented 1 month ago

What's for Low-Carb Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner? #5

by biondanonima 1 year ago

Well, it took 7 months, but we finally hit 400+ posts on the old thread, so I thought I'd start a new one! How's lif...

mcf commented 2 months ago

Vegan alternatives to Goldfish crackers?

by gimlis1mum 3 years ago

I've been looking for a vegan cheddar cracker (or any cheese flavor, really) for my little boy. His milk allergy was ...

Ttrockwood commented 2 months ago

msg free meals

by KySheWolf 7 years ago

I am needing some msg free meals dealing with chicken, pork or turkey. Also I need help in making sauces, (note you ...

Ttrockwood commented 2 months ago


No gluten, fish, pork or cilantro for dinner party guests. Please help!

by lsmutko 2 months ago

Well, as the title says, I've got folks coming for dinner who used to only avoid fish and pork. They are both very pl...

Ttrockwood commented 2 months ago

Best foods for heartburn?

by anon this time 11 years ago

So embarrassing. Overdid the bad eating, and am experiencing slight heartburn for the first time in my life. I kno...


vladamisa commented 2 months ago

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Surprisingly good dessert for the lactose challenged

by letsindulge 2 months ago

I've somewhat reversed my lactose intolerance by eating a probiotic yogurt every day. I'm good with 80% of dairy pro...

New allergy, need help with recipes (Benzoic Acid, Cinnamates, and Balsam of Peru)

by Rambutan2000 2 years ago

My wife was recently diagnosed with a number of food allergies. Not life-threatening, but the effects do seriously i...


catrinarf commented 2 months ago

Gluten Free able to eat wheat in Italy. Better wheat there?

by pdxgastro 2 years ago

Hi Special Diet Hounds! I have a friend (friend #1) who is Gluten free and Dairy free. She in turn has a friend (fri...


ekittell commented 2 months ago

low carb breading for deep or pan frying?

by zackly 2 years ago

If you were going to make a breaded cutlet or a piece of fish to deep fry or pan fry what would you use in place of t...


slong002 commented 2 months ago

Please help with ideas for liquid/soft food diet for 8 weeks

by Tagerbun 3 years ago

I had an accident over the holidays and without going in to details I have to get all my upper teeth pulled today. I...


Querencia commented 2 months ago

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