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Sherpa carrying a heavy load of gluten. products. Gluten may cause back pain in some

Back Pain and Gluten

The Link Between Gluten And Back Pain By Amy Burkhart MD RD For most people, back pain does not evoke any thought of gluten intolerance. Clearly, most back pain is not attributable to gluten; there are far more common reasons to experience it.* But…

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migraine headache after eating gluten. Young woman lying on floor holding head and stomach

Can Gluten Cause Migraine Headaches?

Does Gluten Trigger Migraines? By Amy Burkhart MD RD Does gluten cause migraine headaches? Headaches, including migraine headaches, are a common complaint amongst people with gluten intolerance or celiac disease. Twenty-five percent of people with gluten intolerance report migraine headaches. .A 2018 study found…

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Gluten In oat milk- is your oat milk latte gluten free?

Are Oats Gluten-Free?

Are Oats Gluten Free? By Amy Burkhart MD, RD Even in 2023, confusion still surrounds oats and the gluten-free diet. Are oats gluten-free? How much is safe? Do people on a gluten-free diet need only to eat oats labeled “gluten-free?” Is it different if…

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Clarifying the Gluten-Free Label Rule

The Gluten Free Label RuleClarifying GF labeling By Amy Burkhart MD, RD   Explaining the gluten-free labeling rule The FDA’s gluten-free labeling rule has a significant impact on the ability of people with celiac disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity to safely choose products at…

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Doctor looking confused. Doctors don't understand celiac disease or gluten sensitivity

Doctors Don’t Understand Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity

Doctors Misunderstand Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity By Amy Burkhart MD, RD   Patients say their doctors don’t understand celiac disease, and they really don’t understand gluten sensitivity. Imagine having an illness that even your doctor can’t help you with. It leaves you swimming…

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