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Vanessa M. Healthy Living Professional

Silver Spring, Maryland
Vanessa Maltin received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the George Washington... Full Bio
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Celiac Disease, Gluten Sensitivity Increase Risk of Death by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease A new study published in this week' s Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) finds that people with mild intestinal inflammation and a sensitivity to gluten have ... Read on »
Celiac Disease and Gluten-Free Diet in the Washington Post by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Check out today' s issue of the Washington Post Health Section. There' s a great article about celiac disease and the gluten-free diet. Reporter Jennifer Huget interviewed m ... Read on »
NBC 4 Airs Segment About Celiac Disease & Gluten-Free Diet by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease NBC 4 in Washington DC this week aired a great segment on celiac disease and the gluten-free diet. The segment featured Blair Raber's family as well as Dr. John Snyder from ... Read on »
Gluten-Free and Engaged by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Every girl dreams of hearing those magical words from their prince charming..."Will You Marry Me? My wonderful boyfriend of three years, Eric, popped the question last we ... Read on »
Bella Monica Gluten-Free Pizza for Me & You by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Imagine being a college junior and not being able to order pizza delivery at 2am, especially during final exam periods or after late nights out on the town. Yes, that was me ... Read on »
Delight Gluten-Free Magazine August Issue by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Get ready! In just a few short days, the August issue of Delight Gluten-Free Magazine will hit newsstands, grocery stores and mailboxes and I know you' re going to love it!  ... Read on »
Bhuja Gluten-Free Snack Mixes on NBC Today Show by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert will be doing a Healthy Food segment this weekend on NBC's Today Show! The show will air on Sunday July 12th between 7am and 9am, so be sure to ... Read on »
Celiac Disease & GF Diet on ABC News by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Check out this awesome article on ABC News about celiac disease and the gluten-free diet. Reporter Lindsey Ellerson did a fantastic job talking about the disease, the most r ... Read on »
Blue Cheese is Safe for a Gluten-Free Diet by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease The Canadian Celiac Association has published new guidelines regarding the safety of blue cheese for those on a gluten-free diet. Here' s what they say:  "The Canadian ... Read on »
Mayo Clinic Study Finds Celiac More Common Today Than 50 Years Ago by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease A new study by celiac experts at the Mayo Clinic and published in the journal  Gastroenterology  finds that celiac disease is more than four times more common today than it ... Read on »
Bhuja Gluten-Free Snack Mix: Free Samples for Celiac Groups by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Calling all celiac support group leaders! If you' re looking for a delicious new snack, check out Bhuja gluten-free snack mixes.  The four mixes (original, fruit, nut and cr ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Peach & Blueberry Coffee Cake by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I just got back from a trip to New York City and it left me craving delicious breakfast pastries. You know what i' m talking about...walking down the street in NYC, you pass ... Read on »
Vote for a Celiac Superstar Family Garden Project by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease For those of you who don' t know Carolyn Lynch McKinley, she' s a celiac superstar. For the last several years she has dedicated her life to helping everyone in Northwest Ar ... Read on »
The Gluten-Free Chex Family is Expanding by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease General Mills definitely heard our cries! After reformulating the Rice Chex cereal last year, the company kept pushing full steam ahead and has just added five new titles to ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Cinnamon Streusel Muffins by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease My parents are huge breakfast fans, so whenever they come to visit, I have to make sure to plan several delicious gluten-free breakfasts. My dad loves pastries, coffee cakes ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Restaurants in Chicago by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Since I was diagnosed with celiac disease about five years ago, I have grown to love foods that have bold flavors. I love Mexican food because of the fabulous spices lik ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Lunch on K Street in Washington DC by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I' ve lived in Washington, DC for the past eight years of my life and thought I had found every restaurant in the metro area that offers a specialty gluten-free menu. But ju ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Homemade Corn Tostadas by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Corn flour, or Masa, is one of the cheapest ingredients you can buy! And by simply adding salt and water, you can make a delicious gluten-free dough to make into tortillas o ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Sweet Cornbread Muffins by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease It' s finally starting to feel like spring in Washington DC, which means all I want to do is sit outside on the balcony and enjoy the beautiful sunny weather! Yesterday afte ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Soft & Chewy Chocolate Cookies by Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease This recipe was inspired by one I found yesterday in Everyday Food Magazine. The original recipe was for Chocolate Brownie Cookies, but I made a bunch of tweaks to convert t ... Read on »