Category Archives: Gluten Free Society Blog

Vitamin B6 & Depression – Linked to Gluten?

Depression, Gluten Sensitivity, and Vitamin B6 Deficiency One of the key roles of vitamins in your body is to help enzymes perform their job, which is to initiate biological reactions vital to life. And vitamin B6 (a.k.a. pyridoxine) is no exception. In fact, vitamin B6 assists a variety of enzymes involved in well over 100 […]

Does Gluten Cause Selenium Deficiency

does gluten cause selenium deficiency

Gluten Sensitivity, Celiac Disease, and Selenium Deficiency  Does gluten cause selenium deficiency?  Should those with a celiac diagnosis be concerned with supplementing selenium in their diet? The simple answer is yes, but before we dive into the connection between gluten sensitivity and selenium deficiency, let’s take a look at why selenium is such an important […]

Copper Deficiency – Nutrient Deficiencies and Gluten

does gluten cause copper deficiency

Gluten & Copper Deficiency When you think of copper, you may think of pennies or plumbing pipes. But copper is also an essential nutrient that plays many important roles in your body.  Because those with gluten sensitivity and celiac disease can suffer with nutritional malabsorption, it is important to understand that the functions of copper.  […]

Should Celiacs Be Worried About Covid?

Covid gluten sensitivity and celiac disease

Should Celiacs or Those with Gluten Sensitivity Be More Worried About Covid? Should celiacs be worried about Covid?  Are those with gluten sensitivity at greater risk of infection? The simple answer is no.  If you are taking care of yourself, watching your gluten free diet carefully, and following a healthy lifestyle, you should not have […]

What Causes Leaky Gut – Going Beyond Gluten

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What Causes Leaky Gut – Going Beyond Gluten Autoimmunity, including celiac disease, is the modern plague of the industrialized world.  Because leaky gut is a major trigger for this massive health crisis, it is important to ask the question…What causes leaky gut?   The lining of your small intestine is made up of a single layer […]

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