Why is brain fog and fatigue common with gluten intolerance?

Brain fog and fatigue are extremely common in patients with celiac disease and gluten intolerance. Quite often, these symptoms persist even after the long-term compliance with gluten-free and other elimination diets. The triggering mechanisms for the fatigue and brain fog can be divided in several categories: Mechanisms related to subclinical adrenal insufficiency Mechanisms related to…


Dealing with Muscle Fatigue: Citrulline Malate

DEALING WITH MUSCLE FATIGUE: CITRULLINE MALATE Muscle fatigue is a common condition which reflects a declined muscle ability to generate force. It occurs when the body temporarily exhausts its supply of energy, such as adenosine triphosphate (ATP), glycogen and creatine phosphate. In addition, muscle fatigue may represent a consequence of the excessive accumulation of metabolites…


Hair and Skin Q & A with Find Me Gluten Free

Dr. Shikhman answers questions on hair and skin issues many with celiac disease or gluten intolerance face. Read more about why this happens and what supplements may help. http://on.fb.me/NtbVhw All information contained on this website is intended for informational and educational purposes only, and is not intended nor suited to be a replacement or substitute…


Free supplement profiling at S. Florida gluten free expo

If you are in the South Florida area this weekend, please come visit us! We will be offering free supplement profiling for anyone who is interested. The expo will be on Saturday, Feb 18 from 11am – 4pm at the South Florida Fairgrounds 9067 Southern Blvd. West Palm Beach, FL 33421. Find us at booth…


The gluten free diet, a passing trend or a trick for universal health and vitality

Not long ago, the phrase “gluten free” was one relegated to health food stores and medical clinics, the sole concern of an unlucky few diagnosed with a gluten-intolerant condition known as celiac disease and forced to scavenge the grocery isles for the few mass-marketed products made without the seemingly ubiquitous wheat protein. But today, as…


Gluten-Free Remedies and The Celiac Diva Educate about Supplements

Gluten-Free Remedies and The Celiac Diva, an online show dishing on all things gluten-free, partner once a month to answer questions from Facebook users about what supplements are the best to help people feel better. Past sessions can be accessed on The Celiac Diva Facebook page. February 2012 January 2012 November 2011 October 2011