drburkhart


Dr. Burkhart uses her knowledge in Western/conventional medicine in conjunction with her integrative medicine training to provide a unique perspective on health issues. Dr. Burkhart lives with celiac disease and has eight family members with celiac disease. She understands, on a very personal level, the challenges of living with a chronic health condition.
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Should you trust gluten free labels?

Can you trust gluten-free labels? What does “gluten-free” mean? The gluten-free labeling rule officially went into effect on August 4, 2014. It obligates manufacturers who label their product “gluten-free” to ensure a product contains less than 20 ppm of gluten. This level is the…

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Ten Positive Aspects of a Celiac Disease Diagnosis

Ten Positive Aspects of a Celiac Disease Diagnosis A new diagnosis of celiac disease is life-changing. It is important to remember these changes can be positive. What is the upside of celiac disease? The positive aspects may far outweigh the negative. Let’s highlight 10…

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What Causes Celiac Disease?

What Is The Cause Of  Celiac Disease? One possible answer What causes celiac disease? How can someone who has eaten gluten their entire life suddenly become ill after ingesting it? Researchers may be close to finding an answer to these questions.  This is exciting…

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