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Chicken Skin ¿El gluten causa queratosis pilaris (piel de gallina)?

Gluten And Keratosis Pilaris AKA Chicken Skin Rash

Does Gluten Cause Keratosis Pilaris (a.k.a. Chicken Skin)?By Amy Burkhart MD, RD Chicken skin is a term commonly used for the skin condition keratosis pilaris. According to “Dr. Google,” this rash on the backs of arms, cheeks, and thighs is made worse by eating…

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FODMAP Foods Cause “Gluten” Sensitivity

FODMAP Foods Cause Most Cases Of Gluten Sensitivity   Researchers studying gluten sensitivity were surprised to find that most people’s symptoms after eating wheat weren’t due to wheat’s gluten component.  They discovered that the cause of symptoms in most cases was FODMAP carbohydrates and…

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Gac Fruit: The Superfood You Have Never Heard Of

New to Gac fruit? You aren’t alone. Gac fruit is emerging as a new superfood for health and vitality (1). What is so special about this unusual looking fruit originating from Vietnam? And what is a superfood anyway? What Is Gac Fruit? Initially grown…

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Why Gluten-Free Oreos Are A Big Deal

By Amy Burkhart, MD RD Gluten-free Oreos are coming to market soon. This is a big deal to a lot of people. While many folks on restricted diets are happy about gluten-free Oreos because an old favorite is available to them, for me, the…

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Sucrose intolerance: Sugar And Stomach Problems

Sucrose Intolerance: A Common Reason For Stomach Problems How Regular White Sugar Causes Digestive Issues Haven’t heard of sucrose intolerance? You aren’t alone. The symptoms of sucrose intolerance include bloating, gas, and/or diarrhea. These aren’t topics most people like to talk about, but they…

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