Posts With Category: ‘Gluten Intolerance’
What is the Difference Between Gluten Intolerance & Celiac Disease?
Gluten intolerance and celiac disease are diseases that affect your digestive system. While they might seem similar, these are different conditions. Understanding the differences between the two can help ensure that you get the proper treatment. What is Celiac Disease? Celiac disease is a condition in which consuming gluten leads to an immune system response. […]Read More
Impact of Gluten-Free Diet
Recently gluten has become a topic of much interest and debate in the fields of nutrition and gastrointestinal health. Many people have adopted gluten-free diets based on doctor advice or personal choice. Here is some important information to consider before going gluten free. What Is Gluten and What Kind of Food Is It Found In? […]Read More
Gluten: Friend, Foe or Fad?
Bloated? Fatigued? Overweight? Can’t concentrate? These are all ailments which have been blamed on eating gluten. Is there any validity to it? The answer is that it’s complicated… For those with Celiac Disease (CD), an autoimmune condition affecting ~1% of the American population, gluten is not your friend. In fact, there is no cure for […]