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Non-celiac gluten sensitivity causes systemic inflammation

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(NaturalHealth365) Did you know that non-celiac gluten sensitivity can cause systemic inflammation and wide spread damage to the body similar to those with celiac disease? You may also find this shocking that nearly 18 million Americans suffer with this condition. Even more surprising: The number of people with gluten intolerance is 6 times greater than the number of Americans who ... Read More »

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Is Monsanto the reason for gluten allergies

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(NaturalHealth365) The incidence of celiac disease has increased at alarming rates around the globe, particularly in North America and Europe, where it’s estimated as much as 5 percent of the population suffers from the disease today. Those continents are also where chemical giant Monsanto has been most successful in selling the weed killer glyphosate, marketed by farm chemical giant Monsanto ... Read More »

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4 unsuspecting non-food sources of gluten

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(NaturalHealth365) Gluten is the general term for the proteins found in wheat, barley, rye, and triticale. It acts as a glue to maintain the shape of food and can be found in numerous food products such as breads, baked goods, cereals, pastas, soups, sauces, salad dressings, malt vinegar, beer, and food coloring. Over the last several decades, gluten intolerance have ... Read More »

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An overlooked solution for gluten intolerance

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(NaturalHealth365) If you’re gluten intolerant or know someone who is, you understand how difficult it can be to avoid gluten 100 percent. What lurks beneath, or should I say, in the gut, is however often what many patients are surprised to learn is the culprit for sensitivities and symptoms of celiac disease. Intestinal permeability and gut dysbiosis that aggravate or ... Read More »

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The best test to determine gluten intolerance

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(NaturalHealth365) One of the most seemingly elusive health concerns as many patients have expressed, ruling out gluten intolerance and celiac disease does not come without challenges. While a substantial amount of debate exists surrounding which tests hold the most clinical value, researchers can agree that no single test for gluten intolerance is enough to determine a solid diagnosis. And, although ... Read More »

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New study: Celiac disease is more than gluten intolerance

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(NaturalHealth365) While gluten has long been identified as the culprit behind celiac disease, a new study reveals the autoimmune disorder may be triggered by other wheat proteins as well. This wheat protein, and related alcohol-soluble proteins (called prolamines), can also be found in rye and barley. The study, published recently in the Journal of Proteome Research by scientists at the ... Read More »

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Medical warning: Gluten allergies affect everyone

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(NaturalHealth365) Fatigue and depression are at epidemic levels in ‘modern’ society. Today, I ask you, could gluten allergies (toxicity) be causing so many of today’s health problems? While I make great efforts to keep up on the current medical literature, my efforts consistently fall short of the mark. It seems that every few months I make my own personal “discovery” ... Read More »

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Important tests to discover if you are gluten sensitive

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(NaturalHealth365) A groundbreaking study conducted by immunological and pediatric specialist at Mass General, Dr. Alessio Fasano reported that gluten intolerance, a health concern separate from celiac disease may affect up to 6 to 7 times more people than celiac disease. While going gluten free may seem like a healthy-fad diet, I’ve been suggesting gluten-free diets for the past 15 years. ... Read More »

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How gluten can damage digestion and immune function

(NaturalHealth365) Once considered an ‘unusual’ way of eating by a small group of people with celiac disease, gluten-free diets have become mainstream and quite popular throughout the United States. In the past, avoiding gluten was considered a ‘sacrifice’ – but, now, with so many choices people are taking a second look at its potential health benefits. What’s the importance of ... Read More »

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Gluten-free diet helps clear up celiac disease

(NaturalHealth365) Are you having trouble with concentration? Does your brain feel clouded and confused? Or, maybe, you just feel like you’re losing your mental clarity and creativity. This frustrating collection of symptoms – medically known as cognitive impairment and informally known as “brain fog” – is unfortunately very familiar to many individuals with celiac disease, an autoimmune digestive disorder that ... Read More »

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How elevated gluten antibodies cause psychiatric disorders

(NaturalHealth365) The number of children ages 6 to 21 in the United States receiving special education services under the autism disability category increased 91% between 2005 to 2010. Could proper nutrition solve this growing health problem? In speaking with parents and other practitioners, most children with autism suffer from gastrointestinal (GI) issues and gluten intolerances, so that will be our ... Read More »

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Eating gluten free is a prescription for optimal health

(NaturalHealth365) A gluten free diet already has gotten rave reviews from the health-conscious community. But, more importantly, have you seen the scientific papers which prove that gluten is both inflammatory and associated with arthritis and heart disease? Scientists have identified the mechanisms, which has implicated wheat in so many adverse and crippling diseases – including the development of neurological impairment, ... Read More »

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