Gluten free dating
When members of the Canadian Celiac Association were surveyed, it was found that 81% avoided restaurants, 38% avoided travel and 91% brought their own gluten-free food with them when traveling due to the difficulties of maintaining a gluten-free diet.
People who are gluten-free must be extremely careful and conscious about what they’re exposed to on a daily basis because gluten is present in many foods, drinks and other products like shampoo and toothpaste.
It was on Gluten Free that she met Dale Graff, one of 25,000 members on the site who not only look for love but also share information on health and wellness, recipes and resources for the gluten-free lifestyle.
While Ashley Madison, the niche dating site catering to the seven-year-itch, may have attracted all the recent headlines, there’s a growing number of more respectable matchmakers, focused on meeting very specific needs from dietary requirements to a weakness for a British accent.
It provides a fun and safe opportunity for people living a gluten-free lifestyle to connect with others who face the same challenge.
A recent study by the NPD Group found that almost one-third of Americans are avoiding gluten or have eliminated it from their diet completely.
Monthly membership costs .99 (£15.60); about 57% of members are female and 43% are male, and it currently covers only the US and the UK.Maintaining this lifestyle can be a tremendous challenge for those who are gluten-free, but finding and connecting with someone who supports a gluten-free lifestyle can be even harder.For less than the price of a latte, members can pursue romance, friendship or other connections with likeminded individuals in an easy to use, safe and comfortable online environment.“Being diagnosed with gluten intolerance myself, I know there can be various social limitations when someone is dealing with special dietary restrictions on a date, especially when you are meeting someone new and going out to restaurants often,” said , Founder.“Now, My Gluten Free is the perfect place where people can socialize and find dating partners or friends who understand, share and support the same health views.” My Gluten Free is driven by a desire to make life easier for gluten-free singles.In honor of the site’s launch, My Gluten Free is proud to offer free trial memberships so singles can get one step closer to building meaningful relationships that support the challenges and rewards of living a gluten-free lifestyle.To sign up for free and start searching for local gluten-free singles, people can visit: About My Gluten Free Founded in 2015, My Gluten Free Dating.com’s mission is to be a relationship resource for the gluten-free community.Before she was diagnosed with coeliac disease, Pia Strobel never thought she’d be so scared of breadcrumbs on the counter, so afraid of putting a knife down in the kitchen, or so thrilled to fall in love with someone who felt exactly the same way.Ms Strobel, 48, was searching for gluten-free restaurants online when she stumbled across the niche dating website that changed her life.The blissful couple say they can’t imagine having the kind of relationship they share, had one of them not been gluten-free.“Food is such an important part of everyday life and complicates things no matter how hard you try,” says Ms Strobel.