Asked in Diet Coke
Is Diet Coke gluten free in Australia?
All forms of Coke are gluten free in every country on earth. Gluten automatically means wheat. There is no wheat used in Coca-Cola in any way, shape or form. Please take the time to learn what a term actually means before wondering if it is connected with this or that. ...
Asked in Nutrition, Gluten
What is the Diffence between gluten free and wheat free?
Gluten-free means without the gluten protein, which can be found in more things than wheat, such as oats, barley, rye, and spelt. Wheat free simply means wheat-free. ...
Asked in Allergies, Gluten, Wheat
If a recipe is gluten free is it wheat free?
Since wheat does contain gluten, you would think so. However, researchers have been developing gluten-free wheat for gluten-free diets, so there is the rare case where you can have something that is gluten free but DOES contain wheat. In the USA, this wheat would be labeled on the package. And of course, a wheat-free recipe is not necessarily gluten-free, since there exist other sources of gluten besides wheat. ...
Asked in Gluten
Is wheat free and gluten free the same?
Not exactly. Gluten is contained in wheat, but is also found in several other grains, including rye and barley. A gluten free diet is wheat free, but a wheat free diet is NOT gluten free. Most people are actually allergic to gluten, and not just wheat. If you are celiac, then a wheat free diet will not allow your intestines to heal, because you can still be consuming gluten. ...
For many people, a wheat-free diet is a necessity, due to a wheat allergy or celiac disease. For others, however, eliminating wheat from the diet is an empowering tool for better health and weight loss. Gluten-free diets have become extremely popular, and, as the popularity of wheat-free eating has expanded, so have the options for wheat-free foods. Consumers can now find gluten-free cupcakes, crackers, bread, cereal, doughnuts, and other carbohydrate-rich foods. A useful thing for wheat-free dieters to remember, however, is that gluten-free...