Who knew? All these popular celebs in the public eye are coming out with...Celiac Disease! The hype is no longer what celeb has come out of the closet, or what celeb is wearing so and so's designs...no. It is now all about Celiac Disease.
According to a valuable source Jennifer Esposito has Celiac Disease and was talking about it on the Today Show! She is even writing a book and making a food line of goodie gluten free products like cookies and cakes, breads and pancake mixes! To place an order simply email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other celebs such as Zooey Deschanel and Heidi Collins are also gluten free. Zooey talks about it in a Time Out magazine article, and Heidi gets diagnosed with Celiac Disease .
Rachel weisz, and Victoria Beckham who has a wheat allergy as well as Sussie Essman who was diagnosed last year and Emmy Rossum who has been seen reading labels at various supermarkets because of Celiac Disease. Let's not forget President Clinton's Daughter Chelsea who is Vegan and Gluten-free. And Bill himself who has a wheat and dairy allergy.
And Keith Olbermann, Jane Swift (Mass. Lieutenant), Katherine, Duchess of Kent, Rich Gannon''s (NFL Quaterback) daughter, Danielle, Joe C (Kid Rock's close friend and rapper), Mickey Redmon (former Pro Hockey player), Sarah Vowell, Thom Hartmann (Air America Radio), Amy Yoder Bergley (Beijing Olympics), Cedric Benson (NFL running back for the Cincinnati Bengals-formerly Chicago Bears), Joe Stanton (Cartoonist who draws Batman, Green Lantern, Archie and Scooby Do).
Then there are the celebs that have been tied to the Gluten-Free diet for dietary reasons: Gwyneth Paltrow blogs gf recipes and is a huge advocate for the gluten-free diet-check out Goop.com, Jennifer Aniston who has been heard to eat gluten-free for weight loss, Bill Clinton for weight loss, Drew Brees (NFL Quaterback has a gluten-intolerance), Sarah Vowell (Comedian), Terence Stamp (Actor), Amanda Donohoe (Actress), Dannii Minogue (Pop Star/Actress/Model), Dr. Phil's wife Robin, Goldie Hawn (Actress), Juliette Lewis (Actress) and even Madonna who is not gluten-free but prefers those treats over others.
According to another source Ryan Phillipe has a wheat allergy and Jenny McCarthy serves up a diet of Gluten-free.
And Jesse James the Ex hubby of Sandra Bullock also leads a gluten-free diet.
Check out Jen's Blog for a great article on GF Celebs and their histories.