10 Best iPhone Apps for Celiac Disease, Part 1
Top iPhone apps for finding the nearest gluten-free restaurants or bakeries are great for celiac disease or food allergy diets, on iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad.
Eating Gluten Free just got Easier
Let’s face it- celiac disease diets don’t lend themselves to spontaneous eating. If you’re trying to cut out gluten, nuts, dairy, or any other allergens from your diet, then you need to read food product ingredient lists carefully while shopping for groceries and preparing gluten-free meals.
But if you have an iPhone, iPod, or iPad, then you have a wealth of gluten-free information at your fingertips! With the latest iPhone apps on iTunes, you can easily look up gluten-free recipes, the nearest gluten-free restaurants, gluten-free bakeries, and thousands of other eating establishments that serve specially prepared pizza, bread, cakes, and other baked goods for people with celiac disease or other gluten intolerance.
Here is the first part of our list, the 10 Best iPhone Apps for Celiac Disease. Stay tuned for the second part, including list items #6-10, tomorrow!
#1 GF Disney – Gluten and Allergen Free Disney World
If you’re planning a gluten-free Disney vacation, then you’ll want to download this Disney World app for people with celiac disease and food allergies. Many of Disney World’s restaurants, shops, and food stands serve foods that are free of gluten, peanuts, dairy, and meat- great for vegetarians and vegans, children with autism, celiac disease patients, or anybody on a restrictive diet. This iPhone app lets you find allergen-free foods while visiting Magic Kingdom Park, Epcot, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney Water Parks, and Downtown Disney.
GF Disney – Gluten and Allergen Free
Disney World, iTunes, GlutenFree Passport, $2.99
#2 Is That Gluten Free?
This handy iPhone app lists over 23,000 gluten-free food products, featuring over 510 popular brands, such as Whole Foods. No internet connection is required. Is That Gluten Free?, iTunes, Midlife Crisis Apps, LLC, $3.99
#3 Don’t Eat That
For use in grocery stores, easily look up food ingredients for poison alerts, allergies, drug interactions, or safety during pregnancy and nursing. No wifi is required to search this database of over 1900 food additives and ingredients. Don’t Eat That, iTunes, Celldial, Inc., $1.99
#4 Food Additives 2
If you’re on a restrictive diet for celiac disease, food allergies, asthma, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), or other chronic illness, then this app for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch is the one to get. Search food additives by name, International Numbering System, safety level, symptoms, and dietary restrictions. This app is fully searchable, requires no internet connection, and is also an excellent resource for vegans and people with vitamin B12 deficiency. Food Additives 2, iTunes, IGRASS PTY LTD, $3.99
#5 Cook IT Alle Cook IT Allergy Freergy Free
An App Store “New and Noteworthy” feature, Cook IT Allergy Free includes over 200 recipes for people suffering from celiac disease, autism, or various food allergies. IPhone app features colorful recipe submissions for people avoiding allergens such as gluten, nuts, dairy, or eggs. Cook IT Allergy Free, iTunes, My Allergy Free Recipes, LLC, $3.99