Welcome to the Team! Good for you getting a proper diagnoses. Now you know what you are working with. I agree that it's best to stay away from the GF bakery products. I found it better for my weight and pocket book to just eat foods that are naturally gf: fresh fruit, vegetables, starches (rice, quinoa, corn, corn etc) beans and meat. I use corn tortillas as my "bread."
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current weight: 174.0
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I make most of my own foods. I try to use lower calorie flours Or when buying stuff I do look at the calorie count and buy the lesser.
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I gained weight when I first went GF as I replaced my wheat foods with gluten free substitutes. Finding that they were much higher in calories and lower in nutrients, I now rarely eat gluten free breads, cakes, crackers, etc. and I am starting to lose a little again.
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Hi everyone. I was diagnosed with Celiacs disease about two months ago. I have had the usual struggles to get to this point. I had just lost the baby weight and now find that having gone gf I am struggling to keep my weight stable. I am looking forward to hearing all your strategies and tips and being part of a supportive community. Rebecca
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