If you haven't been to a gluten-free meet-up at Draeger's yet, you are missing your chance to both sample wonderful items from gluten-free vendors and to hear some amazing speakers.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Start time: 10:00 am
4100 Blackhawk Plaza Circle
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Here's the line-up:
Testing for Gluten and Other Food Sensitivities, Innovative Healing
10AM - 11:30AM
Kim Rice, Wellness Coach and David Traver, MD, FAAP
Why does my body react to gluten and what can I do to optimize my overall health?
Join Coach Kim Rice and David Traver, MD, FAAP, as they discuss issues which can be associated with gluten intolerance. Discussions will include allergies, sensitivities, intolerances, autoimmune reactions and possible reasons for inconclusive testing. Learn about surprising foods which can cause adverse reactions in the body as well as methods to improve gastrointestinal support, nutritional supplementation, immunologic support and detoxification to support your well-being. http://www.gfcfcoaching.com/contact.html
Break for Lunch - 11:30AM - 12:15PM
12:15PM - 1:15PM
Justin Marchegiani, DC
Gluten-Free Whiplash and How Functional Medicine Can Help
Diabetes, hypothyroidism and hormonal imbalances and gluten intolerance are on the rise along with many other countless chronic degenerative conditions...
It’s hard to find an individual that doesn’t know someone who is not affected by one these conditions. Dr. Justin makes it his goal to use the most effective, natural, and innovative healing techniques available to help address the underlying cause of your unique health challenge so optimal health is no longer a possibility but a reality. http://www.justinhealth.com/
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Steve Yamaguma boldly traveled to a country where few celiacs live. Learn about his amazing journey, from the long plane flight and dining out, to grocery shopping for GF soy sauce, wasabi and noodles. Please share some travel stories of your own.
2:45PM - 4PM
Marlese Carroll, Nutrition Consultant
Boosting Mineral Levels in the Body to Protect Against Toxins and Heavy Metals
We will discuss how the body’s mineral deficiency can lay the foundation for toxic burden to manifest, and what one can do to change the balance.