How do I know that Slice of Life products are gluten-free?
Slice of Life products are free of gluten-containing grains and are made in a dedicated gluten-free facility. They are approved by the Canadian Diabetic Association and meet Health Canada’s regulations for gluten-free claims.
What is celiac disease?
Celiac is an autoimmune disease that damages the small intestines and interferes with the absorption of nutrients from food. It is triggered by consumption of the protein called gluten, which is found in wheat, rye and barley. It is estimated to affect 1 per cent of the population, or 350,000 Canadians.
What is gluten intolerance?
Gluten sensitivity or intolerance is a condition that causes a person to react after ingesting gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley and rye. Symptoms vary widely and can include gastrointestinal problems, joint pain, fatigue and depression.
Are your products vegan?
No, our gluten-free bread contains eggs.
Do your products contain nuts?
Yes, our Carb Wise Bread and Carb Wise Bread Mix are produced with almond flour and walnuts.
How can I get my local store to carry Slice of Life?
Your local stores love to hear your suggestions. Speak with the person in charge of the bakery department or the store manager.
Do local stores carry Slice of Life?
Stores that carry Slice of Life will be listed on the website and updated as we expand.