Tagged: Diagnosis

Have we been wrong about Gluten Free Diets?

So you think you’re gluten intolerant? It might go against the grain, but a growing body of research suggests that gluten might not be the cause of your gut problems at all.Researchers at King’s College London, working with leaders in the field at Melbourne’s Monash University, now believe that types of carbohydrates known as Fodmaps are the likely cause of...

How Being Diagnosed Gluten Intolerant Can Make You A Champion

Novak Djokovic won his fifth Australian Open on Sunday, yet just a few short years ago his career was headed due south. That changed after he made radical lifestyle changes in 2010, including a gluten-free diet. It is one of key ingredients in the “magic” that has transformed Djokovic’s health in body and mind – and his tennis. Here’s a...

Coeliac Disease Has Tripled Among British Children In The Last 20 Years

Coeliac disease diagnoses have tripled among children in the UK over the last 20 years but those from poorer families are only half as likely to be diagnosed, new research shows. The research from the University of Nottingham, published in the medical journal Archives of Disease in Childhood, shows that around 1 per cent of children have blood markers for...

The Dangers of Self Diagnosis and Coeliac Disease

Recently there seems to be a growing trend towards people taking up a gluten free diet without actually being diagnosed as having coeliac disease. Part of this increase is no doubt down to what seems like a glut of celebrity endorsements for a gluten free diet, Novak Djokovic and Gwyneth Paltrow to name two. With names like these endorsing the...

What Causes Coeliac Disease - The Risk Factors of Coeliac Disease

What Causes Coeliac Disease – The Risk Factors of Coeliac Disease

Coeliac disease is an autoimmune condition brought on by an unusual immune reaction to the protein gluten present in foods, such as pasta, cereals, bread, and biscuits. Some people, who have the disease, find that eating oats can also trigger symptoms. Autoimmune disorders cause the immune system to identify healthy cells and substances as harmful ones. Once the immune system...

Coeliac Disease and Diabetic issues 0

Coeliac Disease and Diabetic issues

Dealing with several health issues can complicate things. As a diabetic balancing the degrees of carbohydrates, (starches and sugars) with the level of blood insulin requires thought and self-control. You must consistently consult your medical professional and diet professional for certain assistance. Individuals with type 1 diabetes are at a greater risk of developing coeliac disease. It follows that they...

Tests for Coeliac Disease

Tests for Coeliac Disease

Coeliac disease is a prevalent digestive disorder in which an individual has an adverse reaction to gluten. If a person with the condition eats foods containing gluten, he or she may experience signs and symptoms. The common indications include: Diarrhoea Flatulence and bloating Failure to thrive in young children Weight loss Abdominal pain or discomfort Feeling tired all the time...

Existing Therapy for Coeliac Disease

Existing Therapy for Coeliac Disease

IInstead of going round and round, I’m going to tell you now: there’s no pre-existing therapy that can treat coeliac illness. There’s no one medication that could help remove the symptoms. There’s no operation that can fix the issue. Nonetheless, there are means to take care of and control the disease. The symptoms are bad and can be dangerous, but...