Dating With Celiac

Dating With Celiac

When I was diagnosed with celiac disease at age 16, my immediate concerns revolved around learning to eat safely, finding a safe college to attend, and navigating my new gluten-free lifestyle. Once I had conquered these steps – my concerns turned to other factors,...
5 Tips on Traveling with Nima

5 Tips on Traveling with Nima

One of my favorite things about the Nima sensor is the freedom it gives me to explore! Before Nima, traveling was something of a nightmare. Trips all but guaranteed I would be eating multiple meals out for at least a few days on end. And while I always did plenty of...
Nima in Social Situations

Nima in Social Situations

Valerie Kraft is a Nima College Ambassador and food safety activist studying Medicine, Health, and Society at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Valerie has been a leader in allergy advocacy work for young adults since being diagnosed with celiac disease...
How to Talk to Kids About Food Allergies

How to Talk to Kids About Food Allergies

I remember the day my eldest son was diagnosed. Communication came from doctors and nurses stuffed with Latin based medical jargon, clinical analysis and words that only really resonated with the adults in the room. Eventually, when the dust settled and our family...