Gluten Sensitivity


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 feel 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 in…

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Pesticides In Wheat: Their Connection To Gluten Sensitivity

Pesticides In Wheat: A Connection To Gluten Sensitivity And Their Role In Inflammation By Amy Burkhart MD, RD Pesticides in wheat are now blamed for some cases of gluten sensitivity, and inflammation. And, we aren’t talking about the pesticide “Round-Up”. A Cause Of Gluten…

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Is Gluten Really the Culprit in Gluten Sensitivity?

Is Gluten Really To Blame for “Gluten” Sensitivity? By Amy Burkhart MD, RD FODMAP Intolerance May Be At Fault Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity is poorly understood and no valid test currently exists to diagnose it. A 2013 study questioned whether or not gluten was really…

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Difference Between Celiac And Gluten Sensitivity Explained

The Difference Between Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity A 2020 update for providers and patients By Amy Burkhart MD, RD What is the difference between celiac disease and gluten sensitivity in 2020?  The gluten-free diet is still everywhere. While awareness of the term “gluten-free”…

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Are supplements to digest gluten safe and useful?

Supplements To Digest Gluten Do they work? By Amy Burkhart MD, RD Are the enzyme supplements to digest gluten safe? Do they work? Can we use them? Is there any risk?  Many variations of these products are being offered, and people are buying them.…

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