Celiac Disease


steak on a plate with tomato contains meat glue which may be a cause of autoimmune disease

Is Meat Glue A Cause Of Autoimmune Disease?

Is Meat Glue A Cause of Autoimmune Disease?Research continues to show it might be a trigger What is meat glue? And what does it have to do with autoimmune disease? There are likely many reasons autoimmune diseases get “triggered.” Research continues to show that…

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Can Celiac Disease Be Contagious?

My Celiac Disease is “Contagious” by Amy Burkhart MD, RD How can celiac disease be contagious? It is an autoimmune disease. You can’t “catch” celiac disease, but the number of people with celiac disease is rising. Why? The “Spread” When I moved back to…

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POTS syndrome and gluten. Diet can affect POTS syndrome. Image is man with feet up on desk. He is sleeping

POTS Syndrome And Gluten: A Connection

POTS Syndrome And Gluten By Amy Burkhart MD, RD Does Gluten Worsen Pots Syndrome Symptoms?   POTS syndrome and gluten have a connection. But what exactly is POTS syndrome? It is more recently in the news as a long-haul symptom of COVID-19. Evidence is…

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Difference Between Celiac And Gluten Sensitivity Explained

The Difference Between Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity A 2021 update for providers and patients What is the difference between celiac disease and gluten sensitivity in 2021? The gluten-free diet is still everywhere. While awareness of the term “gluten-free” has increased, the understanding of…

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Cold Sores, Canker Sores and Gluten

Canker Sore Outbreaks, Cold Sores, and Gluten By Amy Burkhart MD, RD Canker sores and cold sores may be affected by eating gluten. Many people consider them trivial but these painful and annoying eruptions can be a clue that something is amiss. A 2020…

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