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….

182011Nov

Top Five Questions to Know if You are Gluten Intolerant

Dr. Shikhman presented for the Scripps Health Foundation on the connection between the gut and autoimmune diseases. Here are some of the top questions: Are gluten intolerance and gluten sensitivity the same thing? In general there are two ideas to keep in mind. There is gluten allergy and gluten sensitivity. With a gluten allergy, there…