Coeliac Disease – What is it?

What is Coeliac Disease?

Coeliac Disease Coeliac Disease [pronounced see-liac] (and spelled as celiac in North America) is a serious autoimmune disease that affects one percent of the UK's population. Coeliac Disease isn't a food allergy or a simple food intolerance and is completely different from Wheat Allergy. If gluten is consumed (even the tiniest amount) by someone with coeliac disease, the immune system will … [Read more...]

Wheat / Gluten Allergy Alert – Co-op Free From Muesli

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Thursday 22nd September 2011: The Co-operative recalls a certain date code of Free From Gluten and Dairy Free Muesli due to intermittent contamination Allergen: Gluten (Wheat) Ref: AM-2011 Products: The Co-operative Free From Pure Oat Muesli, 450g Risk: Gluten (wheat) has been detected through internal … [Read more...]

Food Allergy Alert – Delicious Alchemy Gluten Free Oats & Muesli

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Thursday 22nd September 2011: Delicious Alchemy recalls certain date codes of Gluten Free Rolled Oats and Original Gluten Free Purely Oaty Fruity Nut Muesli due to intermittent contamination at source. Allergen: Gluten (wheat) Ref: AL-2011 Products: Delicious Alchemy Gluten Free Rolled Oats, 450g Delicious … [Read more...]

Gluten / Wheat Allergy Alert – Asda Chosen by You Pure Oats and Muesli

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Wednesday 21st September 2011: Asda recalls certain date codes of Chosen by You Pure Oat Muesli (Free From) and Chosen by You Pure Porridge Oats due to incorrect allergen information. Allergen: Gluten (Wheat) Ref: AK-2011 Products: Asda Chosen by You Pure Oat Muesli (Free From), 450g Asda Chosen by You Pure … [Read more...]

Gluten / Wheat Allergy Alert – Tesco Free From Pure Oat Fruit Muesli & Pure Porridge Oats

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Tuesday 20th September 2011: Tesco Stores Ltd recalls certain date codes of Tesco's Free from Pure Oat Fruit Muesli and Pure Porridge Oats due to intermittent contamination resulting in incorrect allergen information Allergen: Gluten (Wheat) Ref: AJ-2011 Products: Tesco Free From Pure Oat Fruit Muesli, … [Read more...]

Gluten / Wheat Allergy Alert – Sainsbury’s Freefrom Pure Oats

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Tuesday 20th September 2011: Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd recalls certain date codes of Sainsbury's Freefrom Pure Oats due to intermittent contamination at source resulting in incorrect allergen information Allergen: Gluten (Wheat) Ref: AI-2011 Products: Freefrom Pure Oats, 450g Risk: The above product … [Read more...]

Gluten, Wheat and Milk Allergy Alert – Marks & Spencer Roast Potatoes

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Friday 02nd September 2011: Marks & Spencer withdraws 2 date codes of Marks & Spencer Roast Potatoes due to a packaging error resulting in incorrect allergen information Allergen: Gluten/Wheat and Milk Ref: AG-2011 Products: Marks & Spencer Roast Potatoes Risk: The above product contains … [Read more...]

Food Allergy Alert – Fish (salmon) & gluten – Morrison’s Prawn & Smoked Salmon Cocktail

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Tuesday 19th April 2011: Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC recalls one date code of Morrisons The Best Prawn & Smoked Salmon Cocktail due to a labelling error resulting in incorrect allergen information Allergens: Fish (salmon) & gluten Ref: R/2011 Product: Morrisons The Best Prawn & Smoked Salmon … [Read more...]

Fish, Gluten (wheat), Mollusc and Soya Allergy Alert – Morrisons Cocktail Prawns

The Food Standards Agency issued the following allergy alert on Monday 14th March 2011: Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC recalls one date code of Morrisons Cocktail Prawns due to a packaging error resulting in the presence of fish, gluten (wheat), mollusc and soya. Allergens: fish, gluten (wheat), mollusc and soya Ref: M-2011 Product: Morrisons Cocktail Prawns, 95g Risk: Due to a … [Read more...]