162017May
Gluten-Free Diet: Weight Loss Driven by Two Factors that are Different for Celiacs

Gluten-Free Diet: Weight Loss Driven by Two Factors that are Different for Celiacs

When starting a gluten-free diet weight loss is driven by the hormones ghrelin and leptin, which have been found to be elevated in people with celiac disease. By its obvious nature, gluten intolerance has a profound effect on the absorption of nutrients from the digestive tract and production of hormones and enzymes regulating metabolism of…

272017Feb
Celiac Disease and Osteoporosis: Do You Have the 9 Increased Risk Factors?

Celiac Disease and Osteoporosis: Do You Have the 9 Increased Risk Factors?

Many studies have demonstrated the connection between celiac disease and osteoporosis. Such persons may present with bone pain, muscle weakness, and even fractures. Bone diseases such as osteopenia and osteoporosis, resulting from celiac disease is due to the inability of the small intestine to absorb calcium, amino acids (the building blocks of protein), and vitamin…

302016Dec
2016 Most Popular Supplements

2016 Most Popular Supplements

[Infographic]: Gluten Free Remedies’ most popular supplements for 2016. We’ve rounded up our top 10 most popular supplements sold in 2016. Gut health, fatigue, memory and pain management are the trends for this year. Learn more about each product with the links below. All products are for sale on our website store.ifsmed.com Bovine Immunoglobulins: http://www.glutenfreeremedies.com/name/?prmRemedy=bovine-immunoglobulins Leaky…

232016Nov
How to Test for Gluten Intolerance and Celiac Disease in Children, Teenagers and Adults

How to Test for Gluten Intolerance and Celiac Disease in Children, Teenagers and Adults

How to test for gluten intolerance: non-invasive, minimally invasive, and invasive. The non-invasive approach involves going on a gluten-free diet for at least 3 months. This strategy is known as the elimination diet or the gluten challenge. After going gluten-free for 3 months you introduce gluten back into your diet and see how you react….

172016Mar
Be Unstoppable! The Ultimate Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplement Definitions

Be Unstoppable! The Ultimate Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplement Definitions

We take out the confusion and define dietary supplement terms for you Understanding all the supplement terms can be confusing. It’s important to know your options and what you are putting into your body. Here’s our ultimate guide to dietary supplement definitions that will help you better understand the differences among all the choices out…

112015Jun
The Best Prebiotics You’ve Never Heard of and Why You Need Them

The Best Prebiotics You’ve Never Heard of and Why You Need Them

Our two favorite prebiotics are Mannan Oligosaccharides (MOS) and Galactooligosaccharides (GOS). Prebiotics are non-digestible carbohydrate-based food ingredients that stimulate the growth of beneficial bacteria (bifidobacteria and lactic acid bacteria) in the gastrointestinal tract. Prebiotics act as food for probiotics. You need a healthy amount of probiotics in your intestines to help keep your digestive system…